A bill to provide anti-retaliation protections for antitrust whistleblowers.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Iowa. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 22, 2015
Length: 10 pages
Jun 17, 2015
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 July 22, 2015 but was never passed by the House.
Jun 17, 2015
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Jul 16, 2015
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Jul 22, 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.
Nov 15, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 807.
S. 1599 (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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