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
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 16, 2021
Length: 3 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 2021
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 2021.
8 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 3 Republicans, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - December 17, 2021”
— Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] on Dec 20, 2021
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)
Dec 13, 2021
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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
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 (117th) was 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.
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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