Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 23, 2015
Length: 20 pages
Feb 23, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 23, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 23, 2015
Updated bill text was published as of Introduced.
Sep 16, 2015
Considered by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
S. 1856 (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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