A bill to improve title 18 of the United States Code.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Rhode Island. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 23, 2010
Length: 4 pages
Jun 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 19, 2009
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 19, 2009.
This bill incorporates provisions from:
Jun 18, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 10, 2009
Passed Senate (House next)
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.
Sep 30, 2009
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Oct 19, 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 1289 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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