S. 3991 (111th): Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act of 2010

Introduced:

Nov 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on December 8, 2010.

Sponsor:

Harry Reid

Senator from Nevada

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2010
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide collective bargaining rights for public safety officers employed by States or their political subdivisions.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 30, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 1, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 8, 2010
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Votes
Dec 8, 2010 4:17 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 55/43

Related Bills

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

S. 3194 (Related)
Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 2010

S. 1611 (Related)
Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 6, 2009

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