A bill to require that the Federal Government procure from the private sector the goods and services necessary for the operations and management of certain Government agencies, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 12, 2013
Length: 7 pages
Mar 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 12, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 785 (112th).
Mar 12, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 28, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1116 (114th).
S. 523 (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.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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