Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Ohio. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 27, 2016
Length: 4 pages
Jul 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 29, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 13, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2924 (113th).
Jul 8, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 29, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 27, 2016
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
S. 1717 (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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A bill to amend title 46, United States Code, to exempt old vessels that only operate within inland waterways from the fire-retardant materials requirement if the owners of such vessels make annual structural alterations to at least 10 percent of the areas of the vessels that are not constructed of fire-retardant materials, S. 1717, 114th Cong. (2015).
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