H.R. 3: Keystone XL Pipeline Act

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jan 9, 2015

This bill passed in the House on January 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Kevin Cramer

Representative for North Dakota At Large

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

19% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

On the first day of this Congress, January 3, 2015, 241 bills were introduced in the House and Senate. Legislation introduced on Day 1 is often meant to send a bold statement that “these are our top priorities” by party leadership, so the bill labeled S. 1 is hugely important. S. 1 in the current Senate — as well as H ...

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History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 9, 2015
 
Passed House

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

This page is about 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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