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H.R. 1877: Security Screening During COVID-19 Act

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To require the Transportation Security Administration to issue a plan to improve security screening procedures at airports during the COVID-19 national emergency, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Emanuel Cleaver II

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2021
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Mar 12, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Mar 18, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 18, 2021.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Jul 16, 2021 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Prognosis
44% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Mar 12, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Mar 18, 2021
 
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.

Apr 30, 2021
 
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

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.

Jul 16, 2021
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jul 16, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Jul 20, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House.

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1877 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 H.R. 1877. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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