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H.R. 5923: Walnut Grove Land Exchange Act

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To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to exchange certain public lands in Ouachita National Forest, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bruce Westerman

Sponsor. Representative for Arkansas's 4th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

May 22, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 12, 2018

This bill passed in the House on September 12, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

27% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 22, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jul 17, 2018
 
Considered by Federal Lands

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Jul 18, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 7, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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Sep 7, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Sep 12, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5923 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.

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