H.R. 274: Modernizing Government Travel Act

H.R. 274 requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to implement regulations allowing federal employees to use alternative transportation options such as Uber, Lyft, and bike-share for official travel. The GSA Administrator would be required to submit annual reports to Congress on the implementation of these regulations and the resulting amount of government savings. Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 4, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 16, 2017

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 16, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-34

Sponsor:

Seth Moulton

Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 4, 2017
Length: 2 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 78: Modernizing Government Travel Act

Referred to Committee on Jan 10, 2017. 90% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 4, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 10, 2017
 
Passed House

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.

Apr 24, 2017
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Apr 24, 2017
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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May 2, 2017
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

May 16, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 274 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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