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H.R. 2181 (116th): 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.

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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
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 30, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

10 Cosponsors (9 Democrats, 1 Republican)

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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, 2019-2021] (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 Rodgers [R-WA5] on Nov 1, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute 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 30, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 2181 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2181. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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