S. 1508 (111th): Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act of 2010


Jul 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 22, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 22, 2010.


Pub.L. 111-204


Thomas Carper

Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Improper Payments Information Act of 2002 (31 U.S.C. 3321 note) in order to prevent the loss of billions in taxpayer dollars.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2583 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 2008

H.R. 3393 (Related)
Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act of 2010

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 28, 2010

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1508” means this is a Senate 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.


Jul 23, 2009
Reported by Committee
Jul 29, 2009
Passed Senate
Jun 23, 2010
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Jul 14, 2010
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 22, 2010


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

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jul 14, 2010 3:53 p.m.
Passed 414/0

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