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S. 10 (114th): Anti-Semitism Awareness Act of 2016

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A bill to provide for the consideration of a definition of anti-Semitism for the enforcement of Federal antidiscrimination laws concerning education programs or activities.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Tim Scott

Sponsor. Senator for South Carolina. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2016
Length: 7 pages
Dec 1, 2016
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 1, 2016 but was never passed by the House.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


4 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Bennet Visits Yampa Valley and Middle Park Medical Centers to Highlight Unique Needs of Rural Hospitals
    — Sen. Michael Bennet [D-CO] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 5, 2016

Durbin Discusses Bill to Expand Access to Substance Abuse Treatment Under Medicaid
    — Sen. Richard Durbin [D-IL] on May 2, 2016

Schumer announces: harris radio awarded contract worth $1.7 billion to build tactical radios for u.s. allies overseas
    — Sen. Charles “Chuck” Schumer [D-NY] on Jun 17, 2016

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Dec 1, 2016

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Dec 1, 2016
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 10 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 10. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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