S. 2944: Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Improvement Act of 2016

A bill to require adequate reporting on the Public Safety Officers' Benefits program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

May 18, 2016

Status:

Passed Senate on Nov 29, 2016

This bill passed in the Senate on November 29, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Senior Senator from Iowa

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2016
Length: 11 pages

Prognosis:

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

History

May 18, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 9, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 29, 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.

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2944 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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