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  • Latest Action: Mar 21, 2012 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on March 20, 2012, with a roll call of 403 ayes, 0 nays, and 28 not voting.

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    • [WATCH]: Senate Session 2012-03-20 (14:15:30-15:20:04) - July 28, 2012 by The Infolosopher - Noon HR 665 – Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act, as amended (Suspension, 40 Minutes of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Jason Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Committee) HR 2087 – To remove ...

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      As noted by The Infolosopher on July 28, 2012, "Noon HR 665 – Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act, as amended (Suspension, 40 Minutes of Debate) (Sponsored by Rep. Jason Chaffetz / Oversight and Government Committee) HR 2087 – To remove ..." (/url?q=http://startup.getabusinessloanonline.com/2012/07/28/watch-senate-session-2012-03-20-141530-152004/&sa=U&ei=KY8VUKC-K4ro0QH-6IG4CQ&ved=0CCQQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNEuY1wCOmAmZ4kqfpIJQCFlfMcNKA)
    • Full Committee Business Meeting (Part 1 of 3) - Vital Records - June 28, 2012 by Teofila - HR 665, "the Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act of 2011" and Rep. Mike Quigley amendment in the nature of a substitute to HR 665. HR 3433, "the Grant Reform and New Transparency (GRANT) Act of 2011".

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      As noted by Teofila on June 28, 2012, "HR 665, "the Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act of 2011" and Rep. Mike Quigley amendment in the nature of a substitute to HR 665. HR 3433, "the Grant Reform and New Transparency (GRANT) Act of 2011"." (/url?q=http://recordsvital.blogspot.com/2012/06/full-committee-business-meeting-part-1.html&sa=U&ei=rFn0T-jlMeSI2gWSr-3hBg&ved=0CCAQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNEarWOfH3MotOSXGCBKlBoD-4h2gw)
    • Full Committee Business Meeting (Part 1 of 3) - Vital Records - June 28, 2012 by Teofila - HR 665, "the Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act of 2011" and Rep. Mike Quigley amendment in the nature of a substitute to HR 665. HR 3433, "the Grant Reform and New Transparency (GRANT) Act of 2011".

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      As noted by Teofila on June 28, 2012, "HR 665, "the Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act of 2011" and Rep. Mike Quigley amendment in the nature of a substitute to HR 665. HR 3433, "the Grant Reform and New Transparency (GRANT) Act of 2011"." (/url?q=http://recordsvital.blogspot.com/2012/06/full-committee-business-meeting-part-1.html&sa=U&ei=xqfxT5_WHIzU2QXmkaDNCg&ved=0CCAQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNFzchtoJBABS2w-z0xBZlip3hUsHw)

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    • Senators push GSA to dispose of unused property to reduce waste - May 22, 2012 by Thehill.com - Back in March, the House approved the Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal act, H.R. 665, which would set up a five-year program for disposing of excess buildings that lead to more than $1 billion in  annual operating costs.

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      As noted by Thehill.com on May 22, 2012, "Back in March, the House approved the Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal act, H.R. 665, which would set up a five-year program for disposing of excess buildings that lead to more than $1 billion in  annual operating costs." (http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/228887-senators-push-gsa-to-dispose-of-unused-property-to-reduce-waste)
    • Roll Call - March 25, 2012 by Tulsa World - Vote 1: Selling surplus federal property: The House has passed the Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act (H.R. 665), sponsored by Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah. The bill would create a five-year Office of Management and Budget pilot ...

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      As noted by Tulsa World on March 25, 2012, "Vote 1: Selling surplus federal property: The House has passed the Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act (H.R. 665), sponsored by Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah. The bill would create a five-year Office of Management and Budget pilot ..." (http://www.tulsaworld.com/site/articlepath.aspx?pg=news&articleid=20120325_16_A17_WASHIN779696)
    • War against women’ lurks everywhere - March 21, 2012 by Washington Post - Here’s how two bills the House adopted this week were secretly harmful to all of ladykind: — The Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act, or H.R. 665, is aimed at selling off unused government buildings and land. But what ...

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      As noted by Washington Post on March 21, 2012, "Here’s how two bills the House adopted this week were secretly harmful to all of ladykind: — The Excess Federal Building and Property Disposal Act, or H.R. 665, is aimed at selling off unused government buildings and land. But what ..." (http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/in-the-loop/post/war-against-women-lurks-everywhere/2012/03/21/gIQAIWDBSS_blog.html)
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