S. 2280: POWER Act

A bill to promote pro bono legal services as a critical way in which to empower survivors of domestic violence.

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Nov 10, 2015


Passed Senate on Nov 10, 2015

This bill passed in the Senate on November 10, 2015 and goes to the House next for consideration.


Dan Sullivan

Junior Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2015
Length: 7 pages


7% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Nov 10, 2015

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Nov 10, 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

S. 2280 is 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.

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