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S. 4158: PPE Supply Chain Transparency Act of 2020

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A bill to examine the extent of the reliance of the United States on foreign producers for personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic and produce recommendations to secure the supply chain of personal protective equipment.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Joshua Hawley

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Missouri. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 2, 2020
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jul 2, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Ordered Reported on Jul 22, 2020

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 22, 2020.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Jul 2, 2020
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jul 22, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 4158 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. 4158. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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