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H.R. 4470: To rename the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation.

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Marcy Kaptur

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 19, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Sep 24, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Oct 1, 2020

This bill passed in the House on October 1, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

the daily leader: thursday, october 1, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 30, 2020

the weekly leader: friday, september 25, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 25, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 4470 will be negligible.

History

Sep 24, 2019
 
Introduced

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Feb 26, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 4, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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Sep 25, 2020
 
On House Schedule

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Sep 25, 2020
 
Text Published

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Oct 1, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4470 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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