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H.R. 1475: LOTTERY Act

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To create a publicly available lottery system for permits for the use of motorized or nonmotorized boats in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Pete Stauber

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Feb 28, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Feb 28, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 28, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

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Feb 28, 2019

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Jul 10, 2019
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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H.R. 1475 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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