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H.R. 5047 (116th): GSA Lease Transparency Act of 2019

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To require the Administrator of General Services to conduct an annual audit of properties leased to private parties, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Peter DeFazio

Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Nov 12, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 20, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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What legislators are saying

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Approves DeFazio bills to Improve Transportation Safety
    — Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR4] (Sponsor) on Nov 20, 2019

Washington Watch - 11/25/19
    — Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7, 2011-2020] on Nov 25, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 5047 will add $1 million in new spending through 2029.

History

Nov 12, 2019
 
Introduced

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Nov 20, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 16, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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H.R. 5047 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5047. 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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