H.R.4614: To provide for the conveyance of Federal land in New Castle, New Hampshire, to the town of New Castle, New Hampshire, and to require the release of certain restrictions with respect to land in such town.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about law
  • Introduced Sept. 23, 1998
  • Latest Major Action Oct. 5, 1998

Bill Summary

Requires the Adminstrator of General Services to convey to the town of New Castle, New Hampshire, a certain parcel of Federal land currently leased to the town. Permits the land conveyed to be used to replace certain Land and Water Conservation Fund-assisted land in such town and requires it to be of reasonably equivalent recreational usefulness and location.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
Committee on Transportation discharged.
Rereferred to the House Committee on Government Reform and Oversight.
Mr. Horn moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
At the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Mr. Kucinich objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was withdrawn.
Considered as unfinished business.
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 230 - 168 (Roll No. 480).
Sept. 23, 1998

Introduced in the House by John E. Sununu (R-N.H.)

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