S. 2328: PROMESA

H.R. 5278 —better known as the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA)— was a bipartisan bill in the United States Congress that was signed into law by President Obama on June 30, 2016. With this protection the governor of Puerto Rico, Alejandro Garcia Padilla, suspended payments due on July 1.

PROMESA establishes an oversight board, a ...


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Nov 19, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 30, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 30, 2016.


Pub.L. 114-187


Roger Wicker

Junior Senator from Mississippi



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Last Updated: Jun 30, 2016
Length: 62 pages


Nov 19, 2015

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 19, 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.

Jun 9, 2016
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jun 29, 2016
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jun 30, 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2328 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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