H.R. 2217 (103rd): Violent Crimes Control Act of 1993


May 20, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 20, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George Gekas

Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 20, 1993
Length: 226 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To control and prevent crime.

Summary (CRS)

5/20/1993--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Death Penalty Title II: Habeas Corpus Reform Subtitle A: General Habeas Corpus Reform Title III: Exclusionary Rule Title IV: Firearms and Related Amendments Title V: ... Read more >

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May 20, 1993

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2217”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 4092 (Related)
Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 21, 1994

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