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S. 1890 (104th): Church Arson Prevention Act of 1996

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A bill to increase Federal protection against arson and other destruction of places of religious worship.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Duncan “Lauch” Faircloth

Sponsor. Senator for North Carolina. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 1996
Length: 10 pages
Jun 19, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 19, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

See Instead

H.R. 3525 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jul 3, 1996



Jun 19, 1996

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Jun 19, 1996
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S. 1890 (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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