To require the Comptroller General of the United States to submit a report to Congress on the alternatives for the final disposition of Plum Island, including preservation of the island for conservation, education, and research, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2017
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 25, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.
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11 Cosponsors (9 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Zeldin Statement on Judges Decision Allowing Lawsuit to Preserve Plum Island to Continue”
— Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY1] (Sponsor) on Jan 12, 2018
“DeLauro, Courtney Hail Passage of Bill Prohibiting the Sale of Plum Island”
— Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D-CT3] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 25, 2017
Apr 26, 2017
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Jul 25, 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.
H.R. 2182 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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