S. 1616: Saving Federal Dollars Through Better Use of Government Purchase and Travel Cards Act of 2015


Jun 18, 2015


Passed Senate on Dec 16, 2015

This bill passed in the Senate on December 16, 2015 and goes to the House next for consideration.


Thomas Carper

Senior Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2015
Length: 10 pages


45% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the identification and prevention of improper payments and the identification of strategic sourcing opportunities by reviewing and analyzing the use of Federal agency charge cards.

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Jun 18, 2015

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Jun 24, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Dec 16, 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.

Passed House

Signed by the President

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