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S. 3681 (116th): Ensuring Health Safety in the Skies Act of 2020

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A bill to require a joint task force on air travel during and after the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Edward “Ed” Markey

Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 1, 2020
Length: 14 pages
Introduced
May 11, 2020
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 September 30, 2020 but was never passed by the House.

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R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 3681 will add $1 million in new spending through 2025.

History

May 11, 2020
 
Introduced

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May 20, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 6, 2020
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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Sep 30, 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.

Oct 1, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate.

S. 3681 (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. 3681. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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