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Sep 22, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on October 20, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2005
Length: 76 pages
A bill to establish a unified national hazard alert system, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1753”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1753 — 109th Congress: Warning, Alert, and Response Network Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1753
“S. 1753 — 109th Congress: Warning, Alert, and Response Network Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1753>
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