Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on November 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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18 Cosponsors (16 Democrats, 1 Republican, 1 Independent)
Nov 14, 2013
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S. 1708 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1708. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to the establishment of performance measures for the highway safety improvement program, and for other purposes, S. 1708, 113th Cong. (2013).
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