S. 310: EGO Act

Paint by numbers -- but what if that number is $40,000?

Bills are often cleverly titled so as to become acronyms -- for example, the PATRIOT Act and S. 310: the EGO Act, or the Eliminating Government-funded Oil-painting Act.

The EGO Act was introduced by Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) to make permanent a law that prohibits taxpayer funds from being used ...

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Jan 29, 2015


Reported by Committee on Jun 24, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 24, 2015.


Bill Cassidy

Junior Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2015
Length: 4 pages


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Jan 29, 2015

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Jun 24, 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.

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 310 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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