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The president signs a new bill into law

This Trigger fires every time the president signs a new bill into law.

About this trigger

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Developer info

Description
This Trigger fires every time the president signs a new bill into law.
API endpoint slug
propublica.new-laws

Trigger fields

No fields for this trigger

Ingredients

CodeThe bill's official code number.

Slug
Code
Filter code
Propublica.newLaws.Code
Type
String
Example
H.R. 3590

TitleThe title of the bill.

Slug
Title
Filter code
Propublica.newLaws.Title
Type
String
Example
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Sponsor nameThe name of the bill's sponsor.

Slug
SponsorName
Filter code
Propublica.newLaws.SponsorName
Type
String
Example
Rep. Charlie Rangel

Became law onThe day the bill became law.

Slug
BecameLawOn
Filter code
Propublica.newLaws.BecameLawOn
Type
String
Example
March 23rd, 2014

Official URLThe Congress.gov URL for the bill.

Slug
OfficialURL
Filter code
Propublica.newLaws.OfficialURL
Type
String
Example
http://beta.congress.gov/bill/111th/house-bill/3590

DateThe date this action occurred.

Slug
date
Filter code
Propublica.newLaws.Date
Type
Date (ISO8601)
Example
2020-07-07