S.1219 introduced in Senate by Bill Cassidy

New bill introduced: A bill to provide for stability of title to certain land in the State of Louisiana, and for other purposes.

Republican Senator Bill Cassidy from the state of LA, without any cosponsors, introduced bill S.1219 on May 24, 2017. The bill is mainly related to these subjects Louisiana, Land transfers and Public Lands and Natural Resources. There is one related bill by Mike Johnson titled “Lake Bistineau Land Title Stability ActTo provide for stability of title to certain land in the State of Louisiana, and for other purposes..”

Here is a short summary of the bill:
“Lake Bistineau Land Title Stability Act This bill declares that the document titled “Dependent Re-Survey, Extension Survey and Survey of Two Islands, Sections 17, 29, and 30″ (published in the Federal Register on February 27, 1969) shall not be considered to be, or serve as, a gross error determination and shall have no legal force or effect on the ownership of certain land surrounding Lake Bistineau in northern Louisiana. The meander lines recorded in the original survey of such land approv…”
There are currently no amendments.

Related Bill

  • To provide for stability of title to certain land in the State of Louisiana, and for other purposes., by Mike Johnson

Bill Cassidy Short bio

Bill Cassidy was born on a 1957 in Highland Park.
Bill Cassidy has held a number of positions, including United States representative, member of the State Senate of Louisiana and United States senator.

Roles in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for LA from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. He voted along party lines 96.85 percent of the time. He served on the Joint Economic Committee, the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Committee on Finance, the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. During this period Bill Cassidy missed 0.87% of the votes, sponsored 60 bills , cosponsored 199 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 2nd Class for LA from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. He voted along party lines 92.94 percent of the time. He served on the Joint Economic Committee, the Committee on Appropriations, the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs and the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. During this period Bill Cassidy missed 1.2% of the votes, sponsored 46 bills , cosponsored 135 bills.
  • Served as Representative for LA (district 6) from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the House 113th congress. He voted along party lines 95.01 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Energy and Commerce. During this period Bill Cassidy missed 5.87% of the votes, sponsored 31 bills , cosponsored 191 bills.
  • Served as Representative for LA (district 6) from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the House 112th congress. He voted along party lines 93.62 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Energy and Commerce. During this period Bill Cassidy missed 2.37% of the votes, sponsored 22 bills , cosponsored 179 bills.
  • Served as Representative for LA (district 6) from Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 in the House 111th congress. He voted along party lines 92.7 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on Agriculture, the Committee on Education and the Workforce and the Committee on Natural Resources. During this period Bill Cassidy missed 3.81% of the votes, sponsored 11 bills , cosponsored 201 bills.
Picture of Sen. Bill Cassidy (R)
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R)

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