To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to require that a portion of revenues from new Federal mineral and geothermal leases be paid to States for use to supplement the education of students in kindergarten through grade 12 and public support of institutions of higher education, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 24, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 24, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
Oct 14, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3235 (112th).
Nov 12, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3460 (113th).
Jun 27, 2018
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5859 (115th).
Jan 24, 2019
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H.R. 786 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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