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S. 90 (115th): Red River Gradient Boundary Survey Act

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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: Nov 29, 2018
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

Jan 10, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 2, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 90 will add $1 million in new spending.

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.

Oct 2, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 11, 2018
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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S. 90 (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.

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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