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S. 407: Air America Act of 2022

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A bill to provide redress to the employees of Air America.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Marco Rubio

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2022
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Feb 24, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on Jun 14, 2022

This bill passed in the Senate on June 14, 2022 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

33 Cosponsors (26 Democrats, 7 Republicans)

Prognosis
91% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rubio, Warner, Cornyn Request Action to Secure Retirement Benefits for Air America Employees
    — Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] (Sponsor) on May 12, 2021

Warner, Rubio, Cornyn Request Action to Secure Retirement Benefits for Air America Employees
    — Sen. Mark Warner [D-VA] (Co-sponsor) on May 12, 2021

At Armed Services Hearing on Afghanistan, Secretary Austin Confirms that President Biden Followed the Advice of Military Advisors When Planning and Executing Withdrawal Operation
    — Sen. Elizabeth Warren [D-MA] on Sep 28, 2021

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History

Feb 24, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Feb 2, 2022
 
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.

May 19, 2022
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Jun 14, 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.

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Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 407 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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