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S. 753: Highlands Conservation Reauthorization Act of 2021

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A bill to reauthorize the Highlands Conservation Act, to authorize States to use funds from that Act for administrative purposes, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Christopher Murphy

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2022
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Mar 16, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Nov 18, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on November 18, 2021.

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

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (4 Democrats)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
See Instead

H.R. 2793 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Apr 26, 2022

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Position statements

What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 753 will add $147 million in new spending through 2031.

History

Mar 16, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Jun 23, 2021
 
Considered by National Parks

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

Nov 18, 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.

Mar 2, 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.

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Signed by the President

S. 753 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 S. 753. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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