S. 1607 (103rd): Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1993


Nov 1, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 1, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Biden Jr.

Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Nov 1, 1993
Length: 473 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to control and prevent crime.

Summary (CRS)

TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Public Safety and Policing Title II: Death Penalty Title III: Firearms Subtitle A: Restraining Orders Subtitle B: Licensure Title IV: Gun Crime Penalties Title V: ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 1, 1993

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 1, 1993
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1607”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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S. 1488 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 27, 1993

H.R. 3355 (Includes)
Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 13, 1994

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