S. 304: Conscience Protection Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jan 29, 2015

Status:

Passed House & Senate on Jul 13, 2016

This bill was passed by Congress on July 13, 2016 and goes to the President next.

Sponsor:

John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 12 pages

Prognosis:

53% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve motor vehicle safety by encouraging the sharing of certain information.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 29, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 26, 2015
 
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.

Apr 28, 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.

Jul 13, 2016
 
Passed House

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

Jul 13, 2016
 
Text Published

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

 
Signed by the President

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