S. 300 (112th): Government Charge Card Abuse Prevention Act of 2012


Feb 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 5, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 5, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-194


Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Senior Senator from Iowa



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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2012
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prevent abuse of Government charge cards.

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Related Bills

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S. 942 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 7, 2009

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 300” 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.


Feb 8, 2011
Reported by Committee
Apr 13, 2011
Passed Senate
Jul 22, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House with Changes
Aug 1, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Sep 22, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 5, 2012


4 cosponsors (2D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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