H.R. 5243 (107th): Rural Safety and Law Enforcement Improvement Act


Jul 26, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Brad Carson

Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2002
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To promote rural safety and improve rural law enforcement.

Summary (CRS)

7/26/2002--Introduced.Rural Safety and Law Enforcement Improvement Act- Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to:(1) authorize the Attorney General to make grants to rural local and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 26, 2002

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5243”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4276 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2004

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