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H.Res. 631: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3017) to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to reauthorize and improve the brownfields program, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3905) to require congressional approval of any mineral withdrawal or monument designation involving the National Forest System lands in the State of Minnesota, to provide for the renewal of certain mineral leases in such lands, and for other purposes.

Liz Cheney

Sponsor. Representative for Wyoming At Large. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Nov 28, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 29, 2017

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 29, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

History

Nov 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Nov 28, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 29, 2017
 
Agreed To

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H.Res. 631 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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