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S. 2443 (105th): Safe Communities and Schools Act of 1998

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A bill to amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to reauthorize the public safety and community policing program and to encourage the use of school resource officers under that program.

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Sponsor and status

Carol Moseley Braun

Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 8, 1998
Length: 4 pages
Sep 8, 1998
105th Congress (1997–1998)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 8, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.



Sep 8, 1998

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 2443 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2443. This is the one from the 105th Congress.

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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