To control and prevent crime.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 20, 1993
Length: 226 pages
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.
May 20, 1993
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H.R. 2217 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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