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S. 2280 (113th): A bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Sponsor and status

John Hoeven

Sponsor. Senator for North Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 5, 2014
Length: 4 pages
May 1, 2014
113th Congress (2013–2015)

Failed Senate on Nov 18, 2014

This bill failed in the Senate on November 18, 2014.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.


55 Cosponsors (44 Republicans, 11 Democrats)



May 1, 2014

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Nov 18, 2014
Failed Senate

A vote on the bill failed in the Senate. The bill is now dead.

S. 2280 (113th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2280. 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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