All Information (Except Text) for S.2592 - SWAMP Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Ernst, Joni [R-IA] (Introduced 03/22/2018)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/22/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles as Introduced
Strategic Withdrawal of Agencies for Meaningful Placement Act of 2018
Actions Overview (1)
|03/22/2018||Introduced in Senate|
03/22/2018 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|03/22/2018||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.|
Action By: Senate
03/22/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
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|Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs||03/22/2018||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (03/22/2018)
Strategic Withdrawal of Agencies for Meaningful Placement Act of 2018 or the SWAMP Act
This bill: (1) repeals the requirement that all offices attached to the seat of government be exercised in the District of Columbia, and not elsewhere; and (2) prohibits new construction or major renovation of certain executive agency headquarters in the Washington Metropolitan area.
The General Services Administration (GSA) must: (1) establish a process to allow an executive agency to request GSA to issue a solicitation for the relocation of its headquarters; (2) allow any state to bid for the relocation of the agency's headquarters; and (3) in consultation with the executive agency, select a state for the relocation of the agency's headquarters using a competitive bidding procedure based on certain considerations.