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H.R. 823 (116th): Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act

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To provide for the designation of certain wilderness areas, recreation management areas, and conservation areas in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Joe Neguse

Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 31, 2019
Length: 87 pages
Introduced
Jan 28, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 31, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

3 Cosponsors (3 Democrats)

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Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Donald Trump [R, 2017-2021]: H.R. 823 – Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act (Oct 28, 2019)

What legislators are saying

My Votes – Week of October 28
    — Rep. Cathy Rodgers [R-WA5] on Nov 1, 2019

Washington Watch - 10/28/19
    — Rep. Rob Woodall [R-GA7, 2011-2020] on Oct 28, 2019

Rep. Nadler Applauds Passage of Legislative Package to Protect Our National Parks and Public Lands
    — Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY10] on Oct 31, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 823 will add $19 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Jan 28, 2019
 
Introduced

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Apr 2, 2019
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 26, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 4, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Oct 31, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Nov 18, 2020
 
Considered by Public Lands, Forests, and Mining

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

H.R. 823 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 823. 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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