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. Senior Senator for Maine. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 24, 2015
Length: 10 pages
Feb 23, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
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.
Feb 23, 2015
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Feb 24, 2015
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Feb 27, 2015
Failed Cloture in the Senate
The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.
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.
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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