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H.R. 1318: To direct the Librarian of Congress to obtain a stained glass panel depicting the seal of the District of Columbia and install the panel among the stained glass panels depicting the seals of States which overlook the Main Reading Room of the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building.

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Sponsor and status

Eleanor Norton

Sponsor. Representative for the District of Columbia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 22, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Feb 22, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Feb 27, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 27, 2019.

Prognosis
15% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Norton Introduces Bill to Remove Federal Government from Local D.C. Land-Use Policies
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Jun 20, 2019

Mark Speaks Out Against the Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh
    — Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA11] on Oct 9, 2018

Norton Introduces Bill to Strip President of Authority to Federalize D.C. Police Department
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Jun 4, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 1318 will be negligible.

History

Feb 22, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Feb 27, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 16, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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.

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1318 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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