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

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.



Sep 20, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 3, 1996

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


Pub.L. 104-238


Arlen Specter

Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Sep 26, 1996
Length: 4 pages


Sep 20, 1996

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.

S. 2101 (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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