S. 38 (111th): Professional Boxing Amendments Act of 2009


Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 20, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John McCain

Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2010
Length: 52 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a United States Boxing Commission to administer the Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/4/2010--Reported to Senate without amendment.Professional Boxing Amendments Act of 2009 - Section3 - Amends the Professional Boxing Safety Act of 1996 to:(1) authorize a tribal organization to establish a boxing ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 6, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 20, 2009
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 38”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 84 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2007

S. 3306 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 2012

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