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S. 1869: Whistleblower Protection Coordination Act

A bill to reauthorize and rename the position of Whistleblower Ombudsman to be the Whistleblower Protection Coordinator.

Sponsor and status

Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Iowa. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Sep 27, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 25, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 25, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-192

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 4043: Whistleblower Protection Extension Act of 2017

Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 6, 2018. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Sep 27, 2017
 
Introduced

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Oct 4, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 14, 2017
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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Mar 15, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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Jun 7, 2018
 
Passed House

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Jun 25, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1869 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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