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S. 32 (114th): Transnational Drug Trafficking Act of 2015

A bill to provide the Department of Justice with additional tools to target extraterritorial drug trafficking activity, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 16, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 16, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-154

Sponsor:

Dianne Feinstein

Senior Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 3380: Transnational Drug Trafficking Act of 2015

Ordered Reported on Apr 20, 2016. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jan 13, 2015
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Committee Discharged.

Jul 30, 2015
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Aug 6, 2015
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Sep 17, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 17, 2015
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 7, 2015
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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.

May 10, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 16, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 32 (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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