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S. 65: Presidential Conflicts of Interest Act of 2017

The president and vice president are currently exempt from any financial conflict of interest rules. And President Trump, with his global business and real estate empire, has created an “unprecedented” number of White House conflicts of interest. The Presidential Conflicts of Interest Act, H.R. 371 and S. 65, aims to change that, both for Trump and future presidents. What the ... Continue reading »

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 9, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jan 9, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 9, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Elizabeth Warren

Senior Senator from Massachusetts

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 9, 2017
Length: 20 pages

Prognosis:

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

History

Jan 9, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed Senate (House next)

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 65 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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