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S. 2511: Reauthorizing Security for Supreme Court Justices Act

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A bill to amend title 40, United States Code, to provide the Marshal of the Supreme Court of the United States and Supreme Court Police with the authority to protect the Chief Justice of the United States, any Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, and other individuals in any location, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Lindsey Graham

Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Carolina. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Sep 19, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Oct 31, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 31, 2019.

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19% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Sep 19, 2019
 
Introduced

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Sep 26, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

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Oct 17, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 24, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Oct 31, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2511 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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