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S. 1430: Representative Payee Fraud Prevention Act of 2019

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A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to prevent fraud by representative payees.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

James Lankford

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Oklahoma. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 26, 2019
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
May 13, 2019
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on Nov 21, 2019

This bill passed in the Senate on November 21, 2019 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Prognosis
41% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 1430 will be negligible.

History

May 13, 2019
 
Introduced

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May 15, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 15, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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.

Nov 21, 2019
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

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Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1430 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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