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H.R. 1525 (115th): Stop Taxpayer Funded Settlements Act

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To prohibit Federal officials and employees from entering into settlements that provide for payment of attorney's fees by the Federal Government in certain environmental law cases.

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Sponsor and status

Jason Smith

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 13, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Mar 13, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 1525 (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. 1525. 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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