Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Iowa. Republican.
Last Updated: May 12, 2020
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 12, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Grassley Praises USDA Report on Need for Price Transparency in Beef Market”
— Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] (Sponsor) on Jul 22, 2020
May 12, 2020
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 24, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 949.
S. 3693 (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. 3693. 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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