S. 1747 (110th): Presidential Signing Statements Act of 2007


Jun 29, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 29, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Arlen Specter

Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2007
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to regulate the judicial use of presidential signing statements in the interpretation of Act of Congress.

Summary (CRS)

6/29/2007--Introduced.Presidential Signing Statements Act of 2007 - Prohibits any state or federal court from relying on or deferring to a presidential signing statement as a source of authority when determining ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 29, 2007

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1747”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (2D, 1I, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3731 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2006

S. 875 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 2009

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