A bill to provide relief for the recipients of financial assistance awards from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Mississippi. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 8, 2020
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 8, 2020 but was never passed by the House.
4 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Committee Approves Bill to Provide States Flexibility in Spending FMCSA Grant Funds”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Co-sponsor) on May 20, 2020
What stakeholders are saying
May 13, 2020
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 20, 2020
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 16, 2020
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
Dec 8, 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.
S. 3729 (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. 3729. 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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