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H.R. 1708: Rim of the Valley Corridor Preservation Act

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To adjust the boundary of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area to include the Rim of the Valley Corridor, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Adam Schiff

Sponsor. Representative for California's 28th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2020
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Mar 13, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Nov 20, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on November 20, 2019.

Prognosis
20% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
See Instead

S. 774 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Dec 12, 2019

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Schiff Testifies Before House Natural Resources Committee on Rim of the Valley Corridor Preservation Act
    — Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA28] (Sponsor) on Apr 2, 2019

Natural Resources Committee Advances Legislation To Protect Wilderness, Fight Climate Change
    — Rep. Raúl Grijalva [D-AZ3] on Nov 21, 2019

House approves legislation to protect over 660,000 acres of Colorado wilderness
    — Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO1] on Feb 12, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 1708 will be negligible.

History

Mar 13, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Apr 2, 2019
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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Nov 20, 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.

Feb 4, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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H.R. 1708 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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