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H.R. 5788: STOP Act of 2018

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

The substitute to H.R. 5788 to be considered by the House would require the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to transmit advance electronic data (AED) to Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on at least 70 percent of international packages by December 31, 2018, and 100 percent of international packages by December 31, 2020. The data will enable CBP to target high-risk shipments for inspection and seizure. The bill would require USPS to refuse shipments for which AED is not furnished after December 31, 2020 or to take remedial measures ...

Sponsor and status

Mike Bishop

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 18, 2018
Length: 26 pages
Introduced:

May 15, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 14, 2018

This bill passed in the House on June 14, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

54% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 15, 2018
 
Introduced

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May 16, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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

Jun 8, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jun 8, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means

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.

Jun 14, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5788 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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