S. 514: Promise Neighborhoods Authorization Act of 2015

A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to establish the Promise Neighborhoods program.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations and authorizations. This is an authorization bill, which directs how federal funds should or should not be used. (It does not set overall spending limits, however, which are the subject of appropriations bills.) Authorizations are typically made for single fiscal years (October 1 through September 30 of the next year) but are often renewed in subsequent law.

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 12, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Feb 12, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 12, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Christopher Murphy

Junior Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015
Length: 37 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Feb 12, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 514 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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