S.227 A bill to direct the Attorney General to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols appropriate to address missing and murdered Indians, and for other purposes.

Sponsored by Lisa Murkowski (R).  Introduced on 2019-01-25 in the Senate Indian Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Became Public Law No: 116-165 which took place on 2020-10-10.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Catherine Cortez Masto (D), Maria Cantwell (D), Dan Sullivan (R), Christopher A. Coons (D), Kevin Cramer (R), Tom Udall (D), Jon Tester (D), Martin Heinrich (D), Thom Tillis (R), Jeff Merkley (D), John Hoeven (R), Shelley Moore Capito (R), Steve Daines (R), Ron Wyden (D), Kirsten E. Gillibrand (D), Tina Smith (D), Patty Murray (D), Amy Klobuchar (D), Jacky Rosen (D), Kamala Harris (D), Brian Schatz (D), Martha McSally (R), Kyrsten Sinema (D), Tammy Baldwin (D), Jim Risch (R), Michael D. Crapo (R), Elizabeth Warren (D), Bernard Sanders (ID), and Chris Van Hollen (D).

Actions

09/30/2020 - Presented to President.

09/21/2020 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

09/21/2020 - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.

09/21/2020 - DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 227.

09/21/2020 - Considered under suspension of the rules.

09/21/2020 - Ms. Scanlon moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.

09/21/2020 - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4573-4574)

09/21/2020 - Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4573-4576)

03/12/2020 - Held at the desk.

03/12/2020 - Received in the House.

03/12/2020 - Message on Senate action sent to the House.

03/11/2020 - Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1708-1709; text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR S1708-1709)

03/11/2020 - Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

01/15/2020 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 407.

01/15/2020 - Committee on Indian Affairs. Reported by Senator Hoeven with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 116-206.

11/20/2019 - Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

06/19/2019 - Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held.

01/25/2019 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.