S. 1172: Edward “Ted” Kaufman and Michael Leavitt Presidential Transitions Improvements Act of 2015

A bill to improve the process of presidential transition.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 30, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 18, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 18, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-136

Sponsor:

Thomas Carper

Senior Senator from Delaware

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2016
Length: 9 pages

History

Apr 30, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 6, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 30, 2015
 
Passed Senate

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.

Dec 18, 2015
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by House Committee.

Feb 29, 2016
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 8, 2016
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

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.

Mar 18, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1172 is 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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