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


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

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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H.R. 4111 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 1996

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The “S.” in “S. 2101” means this is a Senate 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.


Sep 20, 1996
Passed Senate
Sep 20, 1996
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Sep 26, 1996
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 3, 1996


11 cosponsors (7D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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