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S. 447: Justice for Uncompensated Survivors Today (JUST) Act of 2017

A bill to require reporting on acts of certain foreign countries on Holocaust era assets and related issues.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Tammy Baldwin

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Wisconsin. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 12, 2017
Length: 4 pages

Feb 27, 2017


Passed Senate (House next) on Dec 12, 2017

This bill passed in the Senate on December 12, 2017 and goes to the House next for consideration.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Apr 20, 2018 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.


24% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Feb 27, 2017

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

Dec 5, 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.

Dec 12, 2017
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 20, 2018
On House Schedule

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

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 447 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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