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S. 2119: Stop Improper Federal Bonuses Act

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A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to appropriately limit the authority to award bonuses to Federal employees.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Deb Fischer

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Nebraska. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 24, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jul 15, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jul 24, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 24, 2019.

Prognosis
2% 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. 2119 will be negligible.

History

Jul 15, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 24, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 24, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2119 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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