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S. 1887: Direct Hire of Students and Recent Graduates Act of 2017

A bill to grant expedited hiring authority to the head of an agency to appoint college graduates and post-secondary students.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Sep 28, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Oct 4, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 4, 2017.

Sponsor:

James Lankford

Junior Senator from Oklahoma

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2017
Length: 12 pages

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Sep 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Oct 4, 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.

Pending
 
Passed Senate (House next)

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 1887 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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