About the bill
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Mississippi. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 11, 2019
Length: 14 pages
Jan 10, 2019
Failed Cloture on Jan 17, 2019
This bill is provisionally dead due to a failed vote for cloture on January 17, 2019. Cloture is required to move past a Senate filibuster or the threat of a filibuster and takes a 3/5ths vote. In practice, most bills must pass cloture to move forward in the Senate.
S. 109 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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A bill to prohibit taxpayer funded abortions, S. 109, 116th Cong. (2019).
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