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H.R.2251: To designate the United States courthouse and Federal building located at 118 South Mill Street, in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, as the "Edward J. Devitt United States Courthouse and Federal Building.".

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Collin C. Peterson, D-Minn.
Total Cosponsors 7 (4 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Introduced June 4, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 20, 2013
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Bill Progress

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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on September 27, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Designates the U.S. courthouse and federal building located at 118 South Mill Street, Fergus Falls, Minnesota, as the "Edward J. Devitt United States Courthouse and Federal Building."

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 20, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-60.
Dec. 20, 2013 Signed by President.
Dec. 19, 2013 Presented to President.
Dec. 18, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Dec. 17, 2013 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
Dec. 17, 2013 Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8917-8918)
Sept. 30, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
Sept. 28, 2013 The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 28, 2013

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 416 - 4 (Roll no. 496). (text: CR 9/27/2013 H5890-5891)

Sept. 28, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5985)
Sept. 27, 2013 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Sept. 27, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2251.
Sept. 27, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5890-5892)
Sept. 27, 2013 Mr. Barletta moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Sept. 27, 2013 Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 59.
Sept. 27, 2013 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 113-234.
July 18, 2013 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
July 18, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 18, 2013 Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Discharged.
June 5, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.
June 4, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.