Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 13, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on July 13, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2000
Length: 5 pages
To establish the Violence Against Women Office within the Department of Justice.
7/13/2000--Introduced.Violence Against Women Office Act - Establishes within the Department of Justice (DOJ) a Violence Against Women Office, headed by a Director.Specifies the duties of the Director, including serving as ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4848 — 106th Congress: Violence Against Women Office Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4848
“H.R. 4848 — 106th Congress: Violence Against Women Office Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4848>
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