H.R. 194: Federal Agency Mail Management Act of 2017

To ensure the effective processing of mail by Federal agencies, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 3, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on May 17, 2017

This bill passed in the House on May 17, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Jul 26, 2017 10 a.m. — Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Sponsor:

Steve Russell

Representative for Oklahoma's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 18, 2017
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

28% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jan 31, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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Feb 2, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 2, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 29, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

May 17, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 26, 2017
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 194 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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