S. 2650 (114th): United States Appreciation for Olympians and Paralympians Act

With 46 golds, 37 silvers, and 38 bronzes, the U.S. won by far the most Olympic medals in Brazil earlier this month. Americans cheered on to victory such home-country gold medal winners as swimmer Michael Phelps, swimmer Katie Ledecky, and gymnast Simone Biles. But now their Olympic medals are about to be taxed, unless a new bill in Congress stops ... Continue reading »

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 8, 2016
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 July 12, 2016 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

John Thune

Senator from South Dakota

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 4 pages

History

Mar 8, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 12, 2016
 
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.

S. 2650 (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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