H.R. 5472 (101st): Family Violence Adult Protection Act of 1990


Aug 3, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 3, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Jack” Buechner

Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act to provide for the establishment of certain procedural protections with respect to incidents of family violence among adults, and to amend title 18, United States Code, to establish certain prohibitions against violence among spouses.

Summary (CRS)

8/3/1990--Introduced.Family Violence Adult Protection Act of 1990 - TitleI - Amendments to Family Violence Prevention and Services ActAmends the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act to bar the making of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 3, 1990

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5472”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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