Senate Bill 2896
115th Congress(2017-2018)
Justice Against Corruption on K Street Act of 2018
Became Law
Amendments
Became Law
Became Public Law 115-418 on Jan 3, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
May 22, 2018
Latest Action
Jan 3, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
2896
Congress
115
Policy Area
Government Operations and Politics
Government Operations and Politics
Primary focus of measure is government administration, including agency organization, contracting, facilities and property, information management and services; rulemaking and administrative law; elections and political activities; government employees and officials; Presidents; ethics and public participation; postal service. Measures concerning agency appropriations and the budget process may fall under Economics and Public Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Louisiana
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
West Virginia
Passed
August 23, 2018
Type
Unanimous Consent
Unanimous Consent
A senator may request unanimous consent on the floor to set aside a specified rule of procedure so as to expedite proceedings. If no Senator objects, the Senate permits the action, but if any one senator objects, the request is rejected. Unanimous consent requests with only immediate effects are routinely granted, but ones affecting the floor schedule, the conditions of considering a bill or other business, or the rights of other senators, are normally not offered, or a floor leader will object to it, until all senators concerned have had an opportunity to inform the leaders that they find it acceptable.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.
Summary

Justice Against Corruption on K Street Act of 2018 or the JACK Act

This bill requires each lobbyist registration and lobbying quarterly report to include the date of conviction and description of the offense of any listed lobbyist convicted of an offense involving bribery, extortion, embezzlement, an illegal kickback, tax evasion, fraud, a conflict of interest, making a false statement, perjury, or money laundering.

Text (5)
Amendments (1)
Aug 23, 2018
Agreed to in Senate
1
Sponsorship
Senate Amendment 4008
In the nature of a substitute.
Agreed To
Public Record
Created
May 23, 2018 4:26:06 AM
Updated
Feb 1, 2021 10:22:11 PM