S. 2101 (104th): Federal Law Enforcement Dependents Assistance Act of 1996

Introduced:

Sep 20, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 3, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 3, 1996.

Law:

Pub.L. 104-238

Sponsor:

Arlen Specter

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 1996
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide educational assistance to the dependents of Federal law enforcement officials who are killed or disabled in the performance of thier duties.

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History

Sep 20, 1996
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 20, 1996
 
Passed Senate

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

Sep 26, 1996
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 3, 1996
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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