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S.1398: Federal Real Property Asset Management Reform Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Thomas R. Carper, D-Del.
Total Cosponsors 6 (3 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Introduced July 30, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 19, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Federal Real Property Asset Management Reform Act of 2013 - Defines for purposes of this Act:

  • "excess property" as any real property under the control of a federal agency that the agency head determines is not required to meet the needs or responsibilities of the agency;
  • "surplus property" as excess real property that is not required to meet the needs or responsibilities of any agency, other than: (1) any military installation; (2) property exempt under public building and property law, including the public domain, land reserved or dedicated for national forest or park purposes, minerals in land, naval vessels, and records of the government; (3) Indian and native Eskimo property held in trust by the federal government; (4) real property operated and maintained by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA); (5) any real p...

    (Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 19, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 249.
Nov. 19, 2013 Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Carper without amendment. With written report No. 113-122.
July 31, 2013 Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
July 30, 2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.