About the bill
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has yet to end his presidential bid but has become mathematically incapable of winning the Democratic nomination through pledged delegates since May. Just like Cruz, he has only introduced one bill since that point in his race, out of the 30 bills he’s introduced this Congress. That would be S. 3044, the Puerto Rico Humanitarian Relief and Reconstruction Act.
Earlier this summer Congress was crafting a measure to help rescue Puerto Rico, the U.S. commonwealth suffering from an extreme debt burden far worse than ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Vermont. Independent.
Last Updated: Jun 9, 2016
Length: 72 pages
Jun 9, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 9, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 9, 2016
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S. 3044 (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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Civic Impulse. (2017). S. 3044 — 114th Congress: Puerto Rico Humanitarian Relief and Reconstruction Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s3044
“S. 3044 — 114th Congress: Puerto Rico Humanitarian Relief and Reconstruction Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. December 15, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s3044>
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