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S. 2381 (116th): Traveling Parents Screening Consistency Act of 2019

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A bill to require review by the Government Accountability Office of screening protocols of the Transportation Security Administration relating to breast milk and formula, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Martha McSally

Sponsor. Senator for Arizona. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jul 31, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 29, 2020 but was never passed by the House.

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).

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congressman Van Taylor Applauds Senate Introduction of TSA Screening Legislation
    — Rep. Van Taylor [R-TX3] on Aug 15, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 2381 will be negligible.
R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 2381/H.R. 3246 will be negligible.

History

Jul 31, 2019
 
Introduced

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Dec 11, 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.

Jun 30, 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.

Jul 29, 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.

S. 2381 (116th) was 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. 2381. 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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