To authorize the sale of certain National Forest System land in the State of Georgia.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2016
Length: 8 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on September 14, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“chattahoochee-oconee national forest land adjustment act to unify northeast georgia forest”
— Rep. Doug Collins [R-GA9] (Sponsor) on Feb 2, 2015
“rep. doug Collins introduces chatahoochee-oconee national forest improvements”
— Rep. Doug Collins [R-GA9] (Sponsor) on Jan 23, 2015
Jan 22, 2015
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Sep 14, 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.
Sep 20, 2016
Reported by House Committee on Agriculture
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H.R. 470 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 470. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
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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