S. 1269: Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015

This is the second incarnation of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015, which includes a variety of requirements on trade protection and general trade policy. It would authorize and fund United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP), an agency within the Department of Homeland Security. CBP regulates trade of foreign products entering the United States. The funding ...

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Overview

Introduced:

May 11, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on May 11, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 11, 2015.

Sponsor:

Orrin Hatch

Senior Senator from Utah

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 2015
Length: 240 pages

Prognosis:

37% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 644 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Feb 24, 2016

History

May 11, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 11, 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.

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1269 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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