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S. 1441: Protecting Europe’s Energy Security Act of 2019

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A bill to impose sanctions with respect to the provision of certain vessels for the construction of Russian energy export pipelines, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Ted Cruz

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2019
Length: 32 pages
Introduced
May 14, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jul 31, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 31, 2019.

Prognosis
18% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Sens. Cruz, Shaheen's Bipartisan Bill Imposing Sanctions for Involvement in Russia's Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Advances out of Committee
    — Sen. Ted Cruz [R-TX] (Sponsor) on Jul 31, 2019

Senators Shaheen, Cruz's Bipartisan Bill Imposing Sanctions for Involvement in Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Advances out of Committee
    — Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 31, 2019

Rep. Kinzinger Statement on Energy Security Legislation
    — Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL16] on Jun 12, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 1441 will be negligible.

History

May 14, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 25, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 31, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1441 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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