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H.R. 8015: Delivering for America Act

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Sponsor and status

Carolyn Maloney

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 22, 2020
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Aug 11, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Aug 22, 2020

This bill passed in the House on August 22, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
26% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Safeguarding Our Elections, Economy, and Community
    — Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH3] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 24, 2020

Napolitano Votes to Protect & Fund the United States Postal Service
    — Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA32] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 24, 2020

Wilson on h.r. 8015
    — Rep. Joe Wilson [R-SC2] on Aug 24, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 8015 will add $25 billion in new spending through 2030.

History

Aug 11, 2020
 
Introduced

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Aug 19, 2020
 
On House Schedule

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Aug 19, 2020
 
Text Published

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Aug 22, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 8015 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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