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H.R. 283 (116th): To adjust the boundaries of the Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park, and for other purposes.

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Sanford Bishop Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 8, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Jan 8, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 8, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


2 Cosponsors (2 Republicans)


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What legislators are saying

reps. Bishop and scott reintroduce legislation to create georgias second national historical park
    — Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA2] (Sponsor) on Jan 9, 2019

(Albany Herald): Legislation introduced to expand, rename Ocmulgee National Monument
    — Rep. Austin Scott [R-GA8] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 9, 2019

Key Langevin Provisions Included in Sweeping $1.5 Trillion House Infrastructure Package
    — Rep. James “Jim” Langevin [D-RI2] on Jul 2, 2020

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Jan 8, 2019

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

H.R. 283 (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. 283. 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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