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S. 504: Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Cards Act of 2017

A bill to permanently authorize the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Card Program.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 2, 2017

Status:

Passed Senate (House next) on Sep 26, 2017

This bill passed in the Senate on September 26, 2017 and goes to the House next for consideration.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Oct 19, 2017 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Sponsor:

Mazie Hirono

Junior Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2017
Length: 10 pages

Prognosis:

46% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 2, 2017
 
Introduced

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

May 17, 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.

Aug 1, 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.

Sep 26, 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.

Oct 19, 2017
 
On House Schedule

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

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 504 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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