To establish a fair and transparent process that will result in the timely consolidation, closure, and realignment of military installations inside the United States and will realize improved efficiencies in the cost and management of military installations, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 21, 2016
Length: 103 pages
Jun 21, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 21, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 21, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 31, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 753.
H.R. 5540 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2018). H.R. 5540 — 114th Congress: Military Infrastructure Consolidation and Efficiency Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5540
“H.R. 5540 — 114th Congress: Military Infrastructure Consolidation and Efficiency Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. November 17, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5540>
Military Infrastructure Consolidation and Efficiency Act of 2016, H.R. 5540, 114th Cong..
|title=H.R. 5540 (114th)
|accessdate=November 17, 2018
|author=114th Congress (2016)
|date=June 21, 2016
|quote=Military Infrastructure Consolidation and Efficiency Act of 2016
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.