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H.R. 2181: Chaco Cultural Heritage Area Protection Act of 2019

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To provide for the withdrawal and protection of certain Federal land in the State of New Mexico.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Ben Luján

Sponsor. Representative for New Mexico's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 31, 2019
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Apr 9, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Oct 30, 2019

This bill passed in the House on October 30, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
79% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Haaland, Committee on Natural Resources to Vote on Bill to Protect Chaco Canyon
    — Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM1] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 16, 2019

Gosar Slams Massive Land Grabs, Energy Sabotage
    — Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ4] on Jul 17, 2019

My Votes – Week of October 28
    — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Nov 1, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2181 will be negligible.

History

Apr 9, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jun 5, 2019
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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

Jul 17, 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.

Oct 4, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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.

Oct 22, 2019
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Oct 30, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2181 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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