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H.R. 3195: Land and Water Conservation Fund Permanent Funding Act

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To amend title 54, United States Code, to provide permanent, dedicated funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Jefferson Van Drew

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 8, 2019
Length: 8 pages
Jun 11, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Ordered Reported on Jun 19, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 19, 2019.

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
See Instead

S. 1081 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Nov 19, 2019


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. TJ Cox Questions Susan Combs, Assistant Secretary of Policy, Management, and Budget at the Department of the Interior, on the Presidents Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Proposal
    — Rep. TJ Cox [D-CA21] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 10, 2020

congressman Morelle takes action to fight back against climate change and protect our planet for future generations
    — Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY25] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 14, 2019

Rep. TJ Cox Applauds Land and Water Conservation Fund Grant Awarded to the Shafter Recreation and Park District
    — Rep. TJ Cox [D-CA21] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 18, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates H.R. 3195 will add $7.2 billion in new spending through 2029.


Jun 11, 2019

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Jun 19, 2019
Ordered Reported

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Nov 8, 2019
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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H.R. 3195 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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