Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nebraska. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Blumenthal, Over Twenty Senate Colleagues, Introduce Resolution Commemorating 50th Anniversary of Historic Griswold v. Connecticut Supreme Court Ruling”
— Sen. Richard Blumenthal [D-CT] on Jun 8, 2015
“Senator Markey Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Resolution Calling on Democratic Republic of Congo to Hold Constitutionally-Mandated Presidential Elections in 2016”
— Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA] on Sep 15, 2016
Feb 12, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 28, 2015
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 984 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 479 (114th).
S. 479 (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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A bill to amend the National Trails System Act to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study on the feasibility of designating the Chief Standing Bear National Historic Trail, and for other purposes, S. 479, 114th Cong. (2015).
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