A bill to amend and enhance certain maritime programs of the Department of Transportation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nebraska. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 1, 2016
Length: 116 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 29, 2016 but was never passed by the House.
What legislators are saying
“Fischer-Booker MARAD Reauthorization Bill Passes Senate”
— Sen. Deb Fischer [R-NE] (Sponsor) on Jun 30, 2016
“Booker-Fischer MARAD Reauthorization Bill Passes Senate”
— Sen. Cory Booker [D-NJ] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 30, 2016
Apr 20, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 27, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 29, 2016
Passed Senate (House next)
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.
Dec 9, 2016
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
S. 2829 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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