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

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

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

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.

S. 3991 (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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