Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
Feb 27, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 17, 2017
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.
Jun 26, 2017
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
S. 459 (115th) was 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 459. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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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A bill to designate the area between the intersections of Wisconsin Avenue, Northwest and Davis Street, Northwest and Wisconsin Avenue, Northwest and Edmunds Street, Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia, as “Boris Nemtsov Plaza”, and for other purposes, S. 459, 115th Cong. (2017).
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