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S. 1333: Stopping Improper Payments to Deceased People Act

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A bill to amend the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012, including making changes to the Do Not Pay Initiative, for improved detection, prevention, and recovery of improper payments to deceased individuals, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Thomas Carper

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Delaware. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2019
Length: 16 pages
Introduced
May 6, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on May 15, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 15, 2019.

Prognosis
31% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 1333 will be negligible.

History

May 6, 2019
 
Introduced

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May 15, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 25, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1333 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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