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H.R. 4300: Veterans in Parks (VIP) Act

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To direct the Secretary of the Interior to make free National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Passes available to members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Mariannette Miller-Meeks

Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2021
Introduced
Jul 1, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Jul 14, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 14, 2021.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Jul 23, 2021 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Cosponsors

150 Cosponsors (124 Republicans, 26 Democrats)

Prognosis
57% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Jul 1, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Jul 13, 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 23, 2021
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 23, 2021
 
Text Published

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

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4300 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. 4300. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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