A bill to prohibit funds from being used to carry out certain Executive actions related to immigration and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Maine. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 24, 2015
Length: 10 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on February 27, 2015.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
What legislators are saying
“King Votes to Fund Department of Homeland Security”
— Sen. Angus King [I-ME] on Feb 25, 2015
S. 534 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 534. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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