H.R. 1177 directs the Secretary of Agriculture to remove a deed restriction on land that was conveyed from the federal government to the city of Old Town, Maine so that the city can move forward with economic development plans that would, purportedly, create 175 new jobs. The Bankhead-Jones Farm Tenant Act authorizes the federal government to acquire damaged lands for ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Feb 16, 2017
Passed House on May 17, 2017
This bill passed in the House on May 17, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 18, 2017
Length: 3 pages
H.R. 1177 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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