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H.R. 1715: Medgar Evers House Study Act

To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study of the Medgar Evers House, located in Jackson, Mississippi, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 23, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Apr 27, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 27, 2017.

Sponsor:

Bennie Thompson

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 16, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

30% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 23, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Apr 26, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Apr 27, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 16, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1715 is 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.

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