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H.R. 732: Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2017

To limit donations made pursuant to settlement agreements to which the United States is a party, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 30, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Mar 30, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 30, 2017.

Sponsor:

Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

22% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 30, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Feb 7, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

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

Mar 30, 2017
 
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. The House Committee on the Judiciary issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 732 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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