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S. 3989: United States Semiquincentennial Commission Amendments Act of 2020

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A bill to amend the United States Semiquincentennial Commission Act of 2016 to modify certain membership and other requirements of the United States Semiquincentennial Commission, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Patrick “Pat” Toomey

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2020
Length: 8 pages
Jun 17, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Passed Senate (House next) on Jul 21, 2020

This bill passed in the Senate on July 21, 2020 and goes to the House next for consideration.

92% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jun 17, 2020

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Jul 21, 2020
Passed Senate (House next)

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S. 3989 is 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. 3989. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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