S. 3044: Puerto Rico Humanitarian Relief and Reconstruction Act

Introduced:

Jun 9, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jun 9, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 9, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Bernard “Bernie” Sanders

Junior Senator from Vermont

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 9, 2016
Length: 72 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide certain assistance for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

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 ...

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History

Jun 9, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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