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H.R. 2829 (105th): Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 1998

To establish a matching grant program to help State and local jurisdictions purchase armor vests for use by law enforcement departments.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Peter Visclosky

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 5, 1997
Length: 7 pages

Nov 5, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 12, 1998 but was never passed by the Senate.

See Instead:

S. 1605 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 16, 1998


Nov 5, 1997

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May 12, 1998
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 2829 (105th) 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 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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