H.R.2270: Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced May 12, 2015
  • Latest Major Action Dec. 18, 2015

Bill Sponsor

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on November 16, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Billy Frank Jr. Tell Your Story Act (Sec. 2) This bill redesignates the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge in Washington state as the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge. (Sec. 3) The bill establishes, as a unit of the National Park System, the Medicine Creek Treaty National Memorial within...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 5 statements associated with H.R.2270.

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Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 18, 2015

Became Public Law No: 114-101.

Dec. 18, 2015

Signed by President.

Dec. 16, 2015
Presented to President.
Dec. 15, 2015
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Dec. 14, 2015

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8640)

Dec. 1, 2015
Received in the Senate, read twice.
Nov. 30, 2015
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
Nov. 30, 2015
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Nov. 30, 2015

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 413 - 2 (Roll no. 645). (text: CR H8430)

Nov. 30, 2015
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H8433)
Nov. 30, 2015
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.
Nov. 30, 2015
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2270.
Nov. 30, 2015
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8429-8431)
Nov. 30, 2015
Mr. LaMalfa moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Nov. 16, 2015
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 256.
Nov. 16, 2015
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 114-335.
Oct. 8, 2015
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
Oct. 8, 2015
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Oct. 8, 2015
Subcommittee on Federal Lands Discharged.
Oct. 7, 2015
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 14, 2015
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
June 4, 2015
Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
May 12, 2015
Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
May 12, 2015

Introduced in the House by Denny Heck (D-Wash.)

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