A bill to improve and reform policing practices, accountability, and transparency.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for South Carolina. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 18, 2020
Length: 108 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Failed Cloture on Jun 24, 2020
This bill is provisionally dead due to a failed vote for cloture on June 24, 2020. Cloture is required to move past a Senate filibuster or the threat of a filibuster and takes a 3/5ths vote. In practice, most bills must pass cloture to move forward in the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“HYDE-SMITH DECRIES IRRESPONSIBLE BLOCKING OF LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING & ACCOUNTABILITY REFORM BILL”
— Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith [R-MS] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 24, 2020
S. 3985 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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