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

Introduced:

Feb 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Susan Collins

Senator from Maine

Republican

Text:

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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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 17, 2007
 
Introduced

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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.

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Details

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

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Votes

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

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