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H.R. 642: Oil Region National Heritage Area Reauthorization Act

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To amend the Oil Region National Heritage Area Act to reauthorize the Oil Region National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Glenn Thompson

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 17, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jan 17, 2019

Status:

Introduced on Jan 17, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 17, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Apr 30, 2019 2 p.m. — House Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 17, 2019
 
Introduced

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Apr 30, 2019
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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Passed Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 642 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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