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S. 2089: Keep Kids Fed Act of 2022


A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that grants provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for State veterans' cemeteries do not restrict States from authorizing the interment of certain deceased members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces in such cemeteries, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 25, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 25, 2022.

Law
Pub.L. 117-158
Sponsor

Jeanne Shaheen was the sponsor of this bill when it was introduced on Jun 16, 2021, but the bill’s text was subsequently replaced with unrelated provisions.

Text

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2022
Length: 4 pages

Cosponsors

3 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 1 Democrat)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

The DeSaulnier Digest: Fighting Back Against Republican Attacks on Reproductive Freedom and Protecting Americans from Gun Violence
    — Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA11] on Jun 27, 2022

During hearing on gun violence, Georgia congressmen stick to partisan stances
    — Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4] on Jun 23, 2022

Scott Leads House Passage of Keep Kids Fed Act
    — Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3] on Jun 23, 2022

More statements at ProPublica Represent...

What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 2089 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 8150: Keep Kids Fed Act of 2022

Introduced on Jun 21, 2022. 89% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jun 16, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Nov 17, 2021
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Dec 15, 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.

Mar 7, 2022
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Jun 22, 2022
 
Text Published

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

Jun 23, 2022
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Jun 23, 2022
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 23, 2022
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 23, 2022
 
Text Published

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

Jun 24, 2022
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 25, 2022
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2089 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.

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