A bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to expedite access to certain Federal land under the administrative jurisdiction of each Secretary for good Samaritan search-and-recovery missions, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2015
Length: 5 pages
What legislators are saying
“Heller, Heck Applaud Senate Committee Passage of Good Samaritan Search and Recovery Act”
— Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Nov 19, 2015
“ICYMI: Heller Stresses Importance of Nevada Land Bills”
— Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on May 22, 2015
“Heller Applauds House Passage of Good Samaritan Search and Recovery Act”
— Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Apr 28, 2015
Jan 13, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 28, 2015
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 373 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 160 (114th).
May 21, 2015
Considered by Public Lands, Forests, and Mining
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Mar 8, 2018
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1181 (115th).
S. 160 (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 S. 160. 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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