New Cosponsor — Sep 25, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Tim Johnson [D-SD, 1997-2014]
The bill now has 5 cosponsors (3 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1438”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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