A bill to establish the Federal Clearinghouse on Safety and Security Best Practices for Faith-Based Organizations and Houses of Worship, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Robert “Rob” Portman
Sponsor. Senator for Ohio. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2022
Length: 20 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 5, 2022 but was never passed by the House.
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5 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
What stakeholders are saying
Jun 17, 2021
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Jul 14, 2021
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Feb 17, 2022
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
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Apr 5, 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.
S. 2123 (117th) 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. 2123. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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