S. 680 (110th): Accountability in Government Contracting Act of 2007


Feb 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 7, 2007 but was never passed by the House.


Susan Collins

Senator from Maine



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Last Updated: Nov 7, 2007
Length: 56 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to ensure proper oversight and accountability in Federal contracting, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Acquisition WorkforceSection101 - Amends the Office of Federal Procurement Policy Act to require the Administrator for Federal Procurement Policy to: (1) designate a member of the Senior Executive ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 17, 2007

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Aug 1, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Nov 7, 2007
Passed Senate

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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 680”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1362 (Related)
Accountability in Contracting Act

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 15, 2007

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