Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 23, 2002
Length: 2 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 20, 2001 but was never passed by the House.
Nov 6, 2001
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 8, 2001
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Dec 20, 2001
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 21, 2001
Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate.
S. 1637 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1637. This is the one from the 107th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to waive certain limitations in the case of use of the emergency fund authorized by section 125 of title 23, United States Code, to pay the costs of projects in response to the attack on the World Trade Center in New York City that occurred on September 11, 2001, S. 1637, 107th Cong. (2001).
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