Vote — Oct 8, 2015 12:44 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 49/47
An "original bill" is one which is drafted and approved by a committee before it is formally introduced in the House or Senate.
Jun 21, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 9, 1973 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from New Hampshire
6/21/1973--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation to make Federal payments for the planning of a transit line in the median of the Dulles Airport Road. Authorizes a payment for a feasibility ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2047”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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