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

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.

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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



Aug 3, 1990

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H.R. 5472 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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