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H.R. 2278: To designate the September 11th National Memorial Trail Route, and for other purposes.


To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to designate the September 11th National Memorial Trail, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Gerald Connolly

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 5, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 29, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 13, 2021

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 13, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 117-48
Cosponsors

17 Cosponsors (14 Democrats, 3 Republicans)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

the daily leader: wednesday, july 28, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jul 28, 2021

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the daily leader: thursday, july 29, 2021
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jul 28, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2278 will be negligible.

History

Mar 29, 2021
 
Introduced

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May 27, 2021
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

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

Jul 14, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 22, 2021
 
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.

Jul 23, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Jul 29, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Oct 1, 2021
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 13, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2278 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2278. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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