H.R. 2850 (105th): Jennifer’s Law Act of 1997

Introduced:

Nov 6, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 6, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jay Johnson
Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 6, 1997
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to require better reporting of unidentified persons, and for other purposes.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2850” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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History

Introduced
Nov 6, 1997

Details

Cosponsors
46 cosponsors (40D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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