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S. 90: Red River Gradient Boundary Survey Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

From the summary for H.R. 428, which is the same legislation:

H.R. 428 requires the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to survey the gradient boundary along the Red River in Oklahoma and Texas.  Specifically, the bill:

  • Requires the Secretary of the Interior to commission a survey of the entire 116-mile segment of contested land along the Red River to identify the gradient boundary line;
  • Specifies the surveyors must be qualified and licensed professionals chosen jointly by the Texas General Land Office and the Oklahoma Commissioners of Land Office ...

Sponsor and status

John Cornyn

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2017
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Jan 10, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jan 10, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 10, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

26% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 428 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Feb 14, 2017

History

Jan 10, 2017
 
Introduced

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Feb 28, 2017
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reference Change.

Jul 26, 2017
 
Considered by Public Lands, Forests, and Mining

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed Senate (House next)

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 90 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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