Vote — Feb 11, 2016 4:55 p.m.
GovTrack Insider, our Kickstarter-backed work to summarize bills in Congress, has resumed. Here’s what we’ve been up to:
Jun 16, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on June 16, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Jersey
A bill to increase civil monetary penalties based on the effect of inflation.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1014 (100th).
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 535 (101st).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2559”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2559 — 99th Congress: Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1986. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2559
“S. 2559 — 99th Congress: Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1986.” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s2559>
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