Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Kentucky. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
4 Cosponsors (4 Republicans)
Failed Cloture — Aug 3, 2015
What legislators are saying
“Dr. Rand Paul Introduces Bill to End Taxpayer Funding of Planned Parenthood”
— Sen. Rand Paul [R-KY] (Sponsor) on Jul 24, 2015
“Sen. Moran Sponsors Legislation to Defund Planned Parenthood”
— Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 28, 2015
“Rounds Actively Working to Defund Planned Parenthood”
— Sen. Mike Rounds [R-SD] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 31, 2015
Jul 24, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 16, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 158 (116th).
S. 1861 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1861. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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