A bill to ensure independent investigations and judicial review of the removal of a special counsel, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Carolina. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2019
Length: 20 pages
What legislators are saying
“Menendez Leads NJ Delegation in Urging Trump to Approve State Request for Military, Army Corps Assistance to Help Meet Health Care Needs during COVID-19 Outbreak”
— Sen. Robert “Bob” Menendez [D-NJ] on Mar 18, 2020
“<span class='\"kicker\"'>Asbury Park Press page 1 story on Monmouth County vet whom Rep. Smith presented medal</span>'Vietnam War medic gets Silver Star 51 years after defending wounded GIs' lives'”
— Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4] on Aug 6, 2020
Apr 26, 2018
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2644 (115th).
Jan 9, 2019
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S. 71 (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. 71. 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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Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act, S. 71, 116th Cong. (2019).
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