Law Reform

Public Law No: 115-299


The Bills

S. 2152


H.B. 6845

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H.R.6845 on

Legislative History

  • Introduced in the Senate on November 16, 2017
  • Passed the Senate by Unanimous Consent on January 23, 2018
  • Passed the House by Unanimous Consent on September 28, 2018
  • Passed the Senate by Unanimous Consent on November 15, 2018
  • Signed by the President on December 7, 2018
DateChamberAll Action
12/07/2018Became Public Law No. 115-299
12/07/2018Signed by President
11/26/2018SenatePresented to President
11/16/2018SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House
11/15/2018SenateSenate agreed to the House amendments to S.2152 by Unanimous Consent
10/01/2018SenateMessage on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate bill
09/28/2018HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection
09/28/2018HouseOn passage Passed without objection
09/28/2018HouseConsidered by unanimous consent
09/28/2018HouseMr. Marino asked unanimous consent to discharge from committee and consider
09/28/2018HouseCommittee on the Judiciary discharged
01/25/2018HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations – Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
01/25/2018HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judicary
01/25/2018HouseReceived in the house
01/24/2018SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House
01/23/2018SenatePassed Senate with amendments by Unanimous Consent
01/16/2018SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders: Calendar No. 293
01/16/2018SenateCommittee on the Judiciary: Reported by Senator Grassley with amendments and without written report
01/11/2018SenateCommittee on the Judiciary: Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably
11/16/2017SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary