H.R. 2954 (104th): Federal Anti-Stalker Act of 1996

Introduced:
Feb 01, 1996 (104th Congress, 1995–1996)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress

This bill was introduced on February 1, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Feb 01, 1996
 
Sponsor
Edward “Ed” Royce
Representative for California's 39th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Feb 01, 1996
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 740 (103rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 02, 1993

H.R. 2980 (Related)
Interstate Stalking Punishment and Prevention Act of 1996

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Jul 25, 1996

 
Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide Federal penalties for stalking.

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Cosponsors
none
Committees

House Judiciary

Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations

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2/1/1996--Introduced.
Federal Anti-Stalker Act of 1996 - Amends the Federal criminal code to set penalties for stalking (i.e., willfully, maliciously, and repeatedly following or harassing another person and making credible threats with the intent to place that person in reasonable fear of death or serious bodily injury of that person or a member of that person's immediate family).

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