Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 30, 2016
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114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 7, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 7, 2016.
What legislators are saying
“President Obama Signs Upton/Peters Legislation into Law”
— Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] (Sponsor) on Oct 12, 2016
“CRAMER: Bill Ensures Mutual Civilian Airport National Guard Relationship Continues”
— Sen. Kevin Cramer [R-ND] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 20, 2016
“President Obama Signs Peters, Upton Legislation into Law”
— Sen. Gary Peters [D-MI] on Oct 12, 2016
Sep 7, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 20, 2016
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Sep 29, 2016
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Oct 7, 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 5944 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend title 49, United States Code, with respect to certain grant assurances, and for other purposes, Pub. L. No. 114-238, H.R. 5944, 114th Cong. (2016).
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