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H.R. 473: To authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Joe Neguse

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

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jan 10, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Feb 26, 2020

This bill passed in the House on February 26, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congressman Neguse Passes Colorado-Inspired Legislation Out of the U.S. House to Install the First Outdoor Monument Honoring the Womens Suffrage Movement in Washington D.C.
    — Rep. Joe Neguse [D-CO2] (Sponsor) on Feb 26, 2020

Gardner, Bennet Applaud House Passage of Bill to Install Colorado Artist’s Sculpture Commemorating Women’s Suffrage in Nation’s Capital
    — Sen. Cory Gardner [R-CO] on Feb 26, 2020

Chair Grijalva Cheers House Passage of Bipartisan Bills To Establish First Outdoor Women's Suffrage Monument, Promote Conservation
    — Rep. Raúl Grijalva [D-AZ3] on Feb 26, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 473 will be negligible.

History

Jan 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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May 22, 2019
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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Sep 18, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 11, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Feb 21, 2020
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Feb 26, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 473 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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