To require the Secretary of the Interior to develop a strategy to relocate the headquarters of the Bureau of Land Management from Washington, DC, to a western State in a manner that will save the maximum amount of taxpayer money practicable, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 2, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 2, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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19 Cosponsors (16 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Tipton Statement on Interiors Plans to Move BLM Headquarters West”
— Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3, 2011-2020] (Sponsor) on Jul 19, 2018
May 2, 2017
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H.R. 2287 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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