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H.R. 2899: To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to assess the suitability and feasibility of designating areas within the island of Guam as a National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Michael San Nicolas

Sponsor. Representative for Guam. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2022
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Apr 28, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 15, 2022

This bill passed in the House on March 15, 2022 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

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

Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

the daily leader: tuesday, march 15, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 14, 2022

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - March 18, 2022
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] on Mar 21, 2022

the weekly leader: friday, march 11, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 12, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2899 will be negligible.

History

Apr 28, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Jul 14, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 9, 2022
 
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.

Mar 11, 2022
 
Text Published

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Mar 15, 2022
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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