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S. 2330: Empowering Olympic, Paralympic, and Amateur Athletes Act of 2020

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A bill to amend the Ted Stevens Olympic and Amateur Sports Act to provide for congressional oversight of the board of directors of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee and to protect amateur athletes from emotional, physical, and sexual abuse, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jerry Moran

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Kansas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2020
Introduced
Jul 30, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on Aug 4, 2020

This bill passed in the Senate on August 4, 2020 and goes to the House next for consideration.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Sep 25, 2020 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Prognosis
93% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Two Landmark Bills Passed & New Jobs in Kansas
    — Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS] (Sponsor) on Aug 10, 2020

the weekly leader: friday, september 25, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 25, 2020

Senate Clears Olympics Accountability Bill to Protect Athletes from Abuse
    — Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] on Aug 6, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 2330 will be negligible.

History

Jul 30, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Nov 13, 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.

Jul 29, 2020
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Aug 4, 2020
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 25, 2020
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Sep 25, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

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Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2330 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. 2330. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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