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S. 1115 (114th): GONE Act

A bill to close out expired grants.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 28, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 28, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 28, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-117

Sponsor:

Deb Fischer

Senior Senator from Nebraska

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 13, 2016
Length: 3 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 3089: GONE Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 28, 2015. 94% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Apr 28, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jun 24, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 30, 2015
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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Dec 18, 2015
 
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.

Jan 11, 2016
 
Passed House

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 voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 28, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1115 (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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