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H.R. 2024: Southern Maryland National Heritage Area Act

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To establish the Southern Maryland National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Steny Hoyer

Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2022
Length: 16 pages
Introduced
Mar 18, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 19, 2022

This bill passed in the House on July 19, 2022 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Prognosis
22% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

the daily leader: tuesday, july 19, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] (Sponsor) on Jul 19, 2022

Hoyer Statement on House Passage of the Southern Maryland National Heritage Area Act
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] (Sponsor) on Jul 19, 2022

the daily leader: monday, july 18, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] (Sponsor) on Jul 17, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2024 will add $1 million in new spending through 2026.

History

Mar 18, 2021
 
Introduced

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Oct 13, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 14, 2022
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Jul 15, 2022
 
On House Schedule

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Jul 15, 2022
 
Text Published

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Jul 19, 2022
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Signed by the President

H.R. 2024 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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