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S. 241 (116th): Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Michael Bennet

Sponsor. Senator for Colorado. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2019
Length: 82 pages
Jan 28, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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).

See Instead

H.R. 823 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Oct 31, 2019


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Bennet, Neguse Urge Armed Services Committee Leadership to Include CORE Act in Final Defense Authorization Act
    — Sen. Michael Bennet [D-CO] (Sponsor) on Oct 1, 2020

Murray, Cantwell Slam Trump Administration Proposal to Weaken Protections against Discrimination in Health Care
    — Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA] on Aug 15, 2019

Cantwell, Murray Slam Trump Administration Proposal to Weaken Protections against Discrimination in Health Care
    — Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] on Aug 15, 2019

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Jan 28, 2019

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

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

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

S. 241 (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 S. 241. 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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