H.R. 5063: Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2016

To limit donations made pursuant to settlement agreements to which the United States is a party, and for other purposes.

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Apr 26, 2016


Passed House on Sep 7, 2016

This bill passed in the House on September 7, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2016
Length: 4 pages


3% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Apr 26, 2016

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May 11, 2016
Reported by Committee

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Sep 7, 2016
Passed House

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

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 5063 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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