A bill to provide for reforming agencies of the Federal Government to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Wisconsin. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 26, 2018
Length: 18 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on September 26, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Senators Lankford, Johnson Introduce Bill to Provide Administration Reorganization Authority”
— Sen. James Lankford [R-OK] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 27, 2018
Jun 26, 2018
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Sep 26, 2018
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Nov 26, 2018
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
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S. 3137 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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