H.R. 665 (104th): Victims Justice Act of 1995

An Act entitled the Victims Justice Act of 1995.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 25, 1995
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 December 22, 1995 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Bill McCollum

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 1995
Length: 43 pages

History

Jan 25, 1995
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 27, 1995
 
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.

Feb 7, 1995
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 6, 1995
 
Text Published

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

Dec 22, 1995
 
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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 665 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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