To amend title 18, United States Code, with respect to stalking.
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Feb 28, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
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.
Representative for California's 39th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 25, 1996
Length: 5 pages
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H.R. 2980 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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