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H.R. 538 (115th): Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park Boundary Revision Act

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To redesignate Ocmulgee National Monument in the State of Georgia and revise its boundary, and for other purposes.

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Sanford Bishop Jr.

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

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Last Updated: May 9, 2017
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Jan 13, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 30, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.

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Jan 13, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jan 30, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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May 9, 2017
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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H.R. 538 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 538. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

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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