H.R. 2980 (104th): Interstate Stalking Punishment and Prevention Act of 1996

Introduced:

Feb 28, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on July 25, 1996 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ed” Royce

Representative for California's 39th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 1996
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to stalking.

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History

Feb 28, 1996
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 24, 1996
 
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.

May 7, 1996
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 23, 1996
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Jul 25, 1996
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

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