A bill to amend the Small Tract Act of 1983 to expand the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture to sell or exchange small parcels of National Forest System land to enhance the management of the National Forest System, resolve minor encroachments, and for other purposes.
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Jul 7, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 7, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Colorado
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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2015
Length: 5 pages
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H.R. 1214 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Sep 16, 2015
Jul 7, 2015
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Jul 16, 2015
Considered by Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 1712 (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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