New Cosponsor — Aug 1, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Brian Schatz [D-HI]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Democrats).
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A bill to extend the right of appeal to the Merit Systems Protection Board to certain employees of the United States Postal Service.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 686”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 686 — 113th Congress: Postal Employee Appeal Rights Amendments Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s686
“S. 686 — 113th Congress: Postal Employee Appeal Rights Amendments Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s686>
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