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S. 35: Black Hills National Cemetery Boundary Expansion Act

A bill to transfer administrative jurisdiction over certain Bureau of Land Management land from the Secretary of the Interior to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for inclusion in the Black Hills National Cemetery, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Thune

Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 18, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jan 5, 2017

Status:

Passed House & Senate (President next) on May 16, 2018

This bill was passed by Congress on May 16, 2018 and goes to the President next.

Prognosis:

93% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 5, 2017
 
Introduced

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Mar 30, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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May 3, 2017
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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Dec 21, 2017
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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Apr 10, 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.

May 11, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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

May 16, 2018
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 35 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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