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H.R. 527: 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)

Introduced on Jan 14, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 14, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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

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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 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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