skip to main content

H.R. 4033: National Geologic Mapping Act Reauthorization Act

Call or Write Congress

To reauthorize the National Geologic Mapping Act of 1992.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Doug Lamborn

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 5th congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Oct 12, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 13, 2018

This bill passed in the House on November 13, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 4033 will add $246 million in new spending through 2022.

History

Oct 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Nov 30, 2017
 
Considered by Energy and Mineral Resources

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

Dec 12, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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

Dec 13, 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.

Jan 12, 2018
 
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.

Nov 8, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Nov 13, 2018
 
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.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4033 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.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 4033 — 115th Congress: National Geologic Mapping Act Reauthorization Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. November 18, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr4033>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.