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H.R. 615: Refugee Sanitation Facility Safety Act of 2019

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To provide women and girls safe access to sanitation facilities in refugee camps.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Grace Meng

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 21, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jan 16, 2019

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on May 20, 2019

This bill passed in the House on May 20, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

21% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 16, 2019
 
Introduced

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Apr 9, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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May 17, 2019
 
On House Schedule

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

May 20, 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. 615 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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