Passed House & Senate — Feb 10, 2016
Last Action: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
Explanation: This bill was passed by Congress on February 10, 2016 and goes to the President next.
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Jan 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 14, 2007
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 14, 2007.
Senator from California
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Last Updated: Jul 3, 2007
Length: 1 pages
A bill to amend chapter 35 of title 28, United States Code, to preserve the independence of United States attorneys.
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.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 214”). 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 214 — 110th Congress: Preserving United States Attorney Independence Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s214
“S. 214 — 110th Congress: Preserving United States Attorney Independence Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s214>
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