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H.R. 1622: Stop Underrides Act

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To reduce the number of preventable deaths and injuries caused by underride crashes, to improve motor carrier and passenger motor vehicle safety, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Steve Cohen

Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 8, 2021
Length: 18 pages
Mar 8, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Mar 8, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 8, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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23 Cosponsors (23 Democrats)

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Congressman Cohen Votes to Pass INVEST in America Act
    — Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9] (Sponsor) on Jul 1, 2021

DeSaulnier-Authored Initiatives to Improve Access to Sustainable, Reliable Transportation Pass in the U.S. House of Representatives
    — Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA11] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 1, 2021

Congressman Cohen Will Vote to Pass INVEST in America Act
    — Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9] (Sponsor) on Jun 30, 2021

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Mar 8, 2021

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H.R. 1622 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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