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H.R. 4193 (106th): Charles A. Lazzaretto Peace Officer Widows and Widowers Protection Act of 1999

To provide double damages for malicious, frivolous, or vexatious suits against Federal law enforcement officers surviving widows and widowers.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

James Rogan

Sponsor. Representative for California's 27th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2000
Length: 2 pages

Apr 5, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 5, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Apr 5, 2000

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H.R. 4193 (106th) 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 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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