H.R. 3275 (107th): To implement the International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombings to strengthen criminal laws relating to attacks on places of public use, to implement the International Convention of the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism, to combat terrorism and defend the Nation against terrorist acts, and for other purposes.



Nov 9, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 25, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 25, 2002.


Pub.L. 107-197


Lamar Smith

Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2002
Length: 8 pages


Nov 9, 2001

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Nov 15, 2001
Reported by Committee

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Dec 19, 2001
Passed House

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Jun 14, 2002
Passed Senate with Changes

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Jun 18, 2002
House Agreed to Changes

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Jun 25, 2002
Enacted — Signed by the President

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H.R. 3275 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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