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S. 12: A bill to provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of the Armed Forces.

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Sponsor and status

Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Sponsor. Senior Senator for New York. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2021
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jan 3, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 335: To provide for an exception to a limitation against appointment of persons as Secretary of Defense within seven years of relief from active duty as a regular commissioned officer of ...
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 22, 2021. (compare text)
Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Rubio Welcomes Additional F-35 Fighter Jets at Eglin Air Force Base
    — Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] on Jun 14, 2021

Congressman Fred Keller announces committee assignments for 117th Congress
    — Rep. Fred Keller [R-PA12] on Jan 27, 2021

Congressman DeSaulnier to Host Coronavirus and Education Town Hall with CA Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond, Contra Costa Superintendent of Schools Lynn Mackey & UCSF Child Psychiatry Expert
    — Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA11] on Mar 23, 2021

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History

Jan 3, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Jan 21, 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.

S. 12 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. 12. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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