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S. 1657: Kay Hagan Tick Act

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A bill to provide assistance to combat the escalating burden of Lyme disease and other tick and vector-borne diseases and disorders.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Susan Collins

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maine. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2019
Length: 22 pages
Introduced
May 23, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Ordered Reported on Oct 31, 2019

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

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Clarksville Online: Lamar Alexander says Senate Health Committee Approves Eight Bipartisan Public Health Bills
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN] on Nov 2, 2019

Alexander: Senate Health Committee Approves Eight Bipartisan Public Health Bills
    — Sen. Lamar Alexander [R-TN] on Oct 31, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 1657 will add $150 million in new spending through 2029.

History

May 23, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 31, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
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Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1657 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1657. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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