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H.R. 2497: Amache National Historic Site Act


To establish the Amache National Historic Site in the State of Colorado as a Unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Joe Neguse

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

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Last Updated: Feb 19, 2022
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Apr 14, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 18, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 18, 2022.

Law
Pub.L. 117-106
Cosponsors

7 Cosponsors (6 Democrats, 1 Republican)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2497 will be negligible.

History

Apr 14, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Apr 21, 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

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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 6, 2021
 
Considered by National Parks

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

Nov 18, 2021
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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

Jan 19, 2022
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Energy and 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.

Feb 14, 2022
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 18, 2022
 
House Agreed to Changes

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 18, 2022
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2497 is 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. 2497. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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