H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act

This bill became the vehicle for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal currently being negotiated. The bill was originally introduced as a bill to address issues with retirement funds of federal law enforcement officers and firefighters. On June 18, the House added TPA (but not Trade Adjustment Assistance) to the end of this ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 30, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 29, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-26

Sponsor:

David Reichert

Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 11, 2016
Length: 43 pages

History

Apr 30, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 12, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 4, 2015
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 18, 2015
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jun 24, 2015
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

This was the Senate's final vote on Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal currently being negotiated. H.R. 2146 was originally introduced as a ...

Jun 29, 2015
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2146 is 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.

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