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Presidential Transition Enhancement Act of 2018

Short Titles as Introduced

Presidential Transition Enhancement Act of 2018

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend the Presidential Transition Act of 1963 to improve the orderly transfer of the executive power during Presidential transitions.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
11/26/2018Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with amendments. With written report No. 115-386.
09/25/2018Introduced in Senate

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11/26/2018Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 672.
Action By: Senate
11/26/2018Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with amendments. With written report No. 115-386.
09/26/2018Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
09/25/2018Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Action By: Senate

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs09/25/2018 Referred to
09/26/2018 Markup by
11/26/2018 Reported by S. Rept. 115-386

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Introduced in Senate (09/25/2018)

Presidential Transition Enhancement Act of 2018

This bill modifies the procedures and requirements for presidential transitions. The bill includes provisions that reduce the time period during which the General Services Administration (GSA) may provide transition services, specify that congressional employees may be detailed to transition teams, and require the GSA and transition teams to enter into a memorandum of understanding that includes the conditions of access to the staff, facilities, and documents of agencies.