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H.R. 527 (116th): Superior National Forest Land Exchange Act of 2019

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To provide for a land exchange involving Federal land in the Superior National Forest in Minnesota acquired by the Secretary of Agriculture through the Weeks Law, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Pete Stauber

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2019
Length: 14 pages
Jan 14, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 14, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


9 Cosponsors (8 Republicans, 1 Democrat)


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What legislators are saying

Stauber Lauds Decision to Issue Final Federal Permit for PolyMet NorthMet Project
    — Rep. Pete Stauber [R-MN8] (Sponsor) on Mar 22, 2019

Stauber Opposes Lands Package for Failure to Include PolyMet Land Exchange Bill
    — Rep. Pete Stauber [R-MN8] (Sponsor) on Feb 27, 2019

Stauber Introduces First Bill to Bring Good Paying Jobs Back to Northeast Minnesota
    — Rep. Pete Stauber [R-MN8] (Sponsor) on Jan 14, 2019

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Jan 14, 2019

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H.R. 527 (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. 527. 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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