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S. 46 (116th): Klamath Tribe Judgment Fund Repeal Act

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A bill to repeal the Klamath Tribe Judgment Fund Act.

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Sponsor and status

Jeff Merkley

Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Jan 8, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 27, 2019 but was never passed by the House.


1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Enzi: Fed gov fails taxpayers by not investing to cover retirement costs
    — Sen. Michael Enzi [R-WY, 1997-2020] on May 14, 2019

McSally Tied at #1 of All 100 Senators for Most Bills Signed into Law in Her First Year
    — Sen. Martha McSally [R-AZ, 2019-2020] on Feb 25, 2020

<span class='\"kicker\"'>Married couples see SALT relief in 2019; added tax relief for 1st responders &amp; teachers</span>Smith Votes to Remove SALT Cap for 20 &amp; 21
    — Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4] on Dec 19, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates new spending due to S. 46 will be negligible.


Jan 8, 2019

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Jan 29, 2019
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.

Mar 13, 2019
Reported by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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.

Jun 27, 2019
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 46 (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. 46. 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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