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
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Nebraska. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 24, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
May 17, 2017
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 696 (115th).
Jul 15, 2019
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Jul 24, 2019
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Oct 24, 2019
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
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S. 2119 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2119. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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