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S. 21: Pay Our Coast Guard Act

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A bill making continuing appropriations for Coast Guard pay in the event an appropriations act expires prior to the enactment of a new appropriations act.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Thune

Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jan 3, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jan 4, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on January 4, 2019.

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Rubio Joins Colleagues In Supporting Pay Our Coast Guard Act
    — Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 16, 2019

Senate Passes Duckworth & Durbin Bill to Expand the Lincoln National Heritage Area in Illinois
    — Sen. Tammy Duckworth [D-IL] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 12, 2019

On First Day Employees are Missing Paychecks, Udall & Heinrich Fight to Protect Federal Workers and Contractors Stiffed Out of Pay Due to Trump Shutdown
    — Sen. Martin Heinrich [D-NM] on Jan 11, 2019

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History

Jan 3, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jan 4, 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:
 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 21 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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