S.2197: A bill to repeal certain requirements regarding newspaper advertising of Senate stationery contracts.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about congress
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Sponsor Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H.
Total Cosponsors 3 (1 Democrat, 2 Republicans)
Introduced April 1, 2014
Latest Major Action May 9, 2014
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Bill Progress

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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Amends the Revised Statutes to repeal the requirement that stationery for the Senate be purchased according to a bidding process, and related requirements.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 9, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.
May 9, 2014 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
May 9, 2014 Received in the House.
May 8, 2014 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2887; text as passed Senate: CR S2887)
April 10, 2014 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 358.
April 10, 2014 Committee on Rules and Administration. Reported by Senator Schumer without amendment. Without written report.
April 9, 2014 Committee on Rules and Administration. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
April 1, 2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.