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H.R. 2425 (115th): Public Lands Telecommunications Act

To support the establishment and improvement of communications sites on or adjacent to Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Interior or the Secretary of Agriculture through the retention and use of rental fees associated with such sites, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jared Huffman

Sponsor. Representative for California's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 28, 2018
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

May 16, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2425 will add $104 million in new spending through 2022.

History

May 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 23, 2017
 
Considered by Federal Lands

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

Jun 22, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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

Jun 27, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 20, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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H.R. 2425 (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.

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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