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H.R. 3691: TRANSLATE Act

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To require the TSA to develop a plan to ensure that TSA material disseminated in major airports can be better understood by more people accessing such airports, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Dina Titus

Sponsor. Representative for Nevada's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jul 10, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 26, 2019

This bill passed in the House on September 26, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
25% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Titus Celebrates House Passage of TRANSLATE Act She Introduced
    — Rep. Dina Titus [D-NV1] (Sponsor) on Sep 26, 2019

My Votes – Week of September 23
    — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Sep 27, 2019

the daily leader: thursday, september 26, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 25, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 3691 will be negligible.

History

Jul 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jul 17, 2019
 
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.

Sep 11, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

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, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3691 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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