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S. 1719 (114th): RAISE Family Caregivers Act

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A bill to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a National Family Caregiving Strategy, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Susan Collins

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maine. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2015
Length: 11 pages
Introduced
Jul 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 8, 2015 but was never passed by the House.

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AARP Presents U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin with ‘Champion for the 50+’ Legislative Leadership Award
    — Sen. Tammy Baldwin [D-WI] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 18, 2016

Alexander Highlights Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Accomplishments for 2015
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN] on Dec 22, 2015

Alexander: Committee Approves 2 Bills to Help Americans Lead Healthier Lives, Continues Record of Results-Oriented Bipartisanship
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN] on Nov 18, 2015

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History

Jul 8, 2015
 
Introduced

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Nov 18, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 8, 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.

S. 1719 (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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