Bill Text — Dec 8, 2010
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Nov 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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.
Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2010
Length: 22 pages
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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3991”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 2010
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 6, 2009
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