To prohibit the use of eminent domain in carrying out certain projects.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arkansas's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 8, 2016
Length: 6 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on December 8, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Arkansas Delegation, Chairman Bishop Applaud Committee Passage of APPROVAL Act”
— Rep. Steve Womack [R-AR3] (Sponsor) on Jun 15, 2016
Jul 14, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 14, 2016
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Dec 8, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee. The House Committee on Natural Resources issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.
Mar 6, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1373 (115th).
H.R. 3062 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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APPROVAL Act, H.R. 3062, 114th Cong. (2015).
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