Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 42nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 8, 2020
Length: 10 pages
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Calvert Bill Establishing Western Riverside County Wildlife Refuge Passes Committee”
— Rep. Ken Calvert [R-CA42] (Sponsor) on Jan 29, 2020
What stakeholders are saying
May 23, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 29, 2020
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.
Dec 8, 2020
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.
H.R. 2956 (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. 2956. 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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GovTrack.us. (2021). H.R. 2956 — 116th Congress: To provide for the establishment of the Western Riverside County Wildlife Refuge. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr2956
“H.R. 2956 — 116th Congress: To provide for the establishment of the Western Riverside County Wildlife Refuge.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. July 30, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr2956>
To provide for the establishment of the Western Riverside County Wildlife Refuge, H.R. 2956, 116th Cong. (2019).
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