S. 742: Stop Wasteful Federal Bonuses Act of 2015

A bill to appropriately limit the authority to award bonuses to employees.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Mar 16, 2015


Reported by Committee on Jun 24, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 24, 2015.


Kelly Ayotte

Junior Senator from New Hampshire



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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2016
Length: 8 pages


4% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Mar 16, 2015

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Jun 24, 2015
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 742 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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