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S. 2731: Essential National Security Authorities Act for Fiscal Year 2020

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A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2020 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

James “Jim” Inhofe

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Oklahoma. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 12, 2019
Length: 67 pages
Introduced
Oct 29, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Oct 29, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 29, 2019.

Prognosis
54% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
See Instead

S. 2840 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Nov 13, 2019

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History

Oct 29, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Oct 29, 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.

Nov 12, 2019
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Indefinitely Postponed in the Senate.

Nov 12, 2019
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reference Change.

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

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2731 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.

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