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S. 2547: Indo-Pacific Cooperation Act of 2019

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A bill to state the policy of the United States with respect to the expansion of cooperation with allies and partners in the Indo-Pacific region and Europe regarding the People's Republic of China.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Mitt Romney

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Utah. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Sep 25, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on Jan 14, 2020

This bill passed in the Senate on January 14, 2020 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 2547 will be negligible.

History

Sep 25, 2019
 
Introduced

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

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.

Jan 14, 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.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2547 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. 2547. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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