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H.R. 1306 (115th): Western Oregon Tribal Fairness Act


To provide for the conveyance of certain Federal land in the State of Oregon, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Peter DeFazio

Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 23, 2017
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Mar 2, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 8, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 8, 2018.

Law
Pub.L. 115-103
Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

DeFazio Bill, Western Oregon Tribal Fairness Act, Signed into Law
    — Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR4] (Sponsor) on Jan 8, 2018

THE WEEK AHEAD: The U.S. House of Representatives for the week of July 10, 2017
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Jul 11, 2017

Rep. DeFazio Secures House Passage of Tribal Authority Bill
    — Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR4] (Sponsor) on Jul 12, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1306 will add $5 million in new spending through 2027.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 508: Western Oregon Tribal Fairness Act

Ordered Reported on Mar 30, 2017. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1460: Energy and Natural Resources Act of 2017

Ordered Reported on Jun 29, 2017. 1% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Mar 2, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 22, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Jun 27, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 11, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 11, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Dec 21, 2017
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 8, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1306 (115th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1306. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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