A bill to authorize the position of Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Travel and Tourism, to statutorily establish the United States Travel and Tourism Advisory Board, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Alaska. Republican.
Last Updated: May 21, 2020
Length: 13 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on September 16, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
““Visit America Act” Advances from Commerce Committee”
— Sen. Dan Sullivan [R-AK] (Sponsor) on Sep 16, 2020
“Sullivan, Schatz & King Introduce Visit America Act”
— Sen. Dan Sullivan [R-AK] (Sponsor) on Jun 5, 2020
May 21, 2020
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Sep 16, 2020
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S. 3831 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3831. 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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