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H.R. 502 (115th): Land and Water Conservation Fund Reauthorization and Fairness Act

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To permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund.

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Raúl Grijalva

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2018
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Jan 12, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Curbelo Leads Members from Florida Delegation Urging for Permanent Reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund
    — Rep. Carlos Curbelo [R-FL26, 2015-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 27, 2018

Larson, Malloy, Wyman, Blumenthal, Klee, Bronin Announce $750k Grant Award for Colt Park
    — Rep. John Larson [D-CT1] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 5, 2018

Burgess Statement on House Passage of Harvey Funding
    — Rep. Michael Burgess [R-TX26] on Sep 6, 2017

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History

Jan 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Sep 13, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 20, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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H.R. 502 (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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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