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S. 3377: Capitol Police Emergency Assistance Act of 2021


A bill to empower the Chief of the United States Capitol Police to unilaterally request the assistance of the DC National Guard or Federal law enforcement agencies in emergencies without prior approval of the Capitol Police Board.

Sponsor and status

Amy Klobuchar

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2021
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Dec 13, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 2021

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 117-77
Cosponsors

8 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 3 Republicans, 1 Independent)

Source

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2312: A bill making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2021, and for other purposes.

Introduced on Jul 12, 2021. 32% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Dec 13, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Dec 13, 2021
 
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.

Dec 14, 2021
 
Passed House

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 22, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 3377 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. 3377. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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