To promote rural safety and improve rural law enforcement.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2002
Length: 15 pages
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.
Jul 26, 2002
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 5, 2004
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4276 (108th).
H.R. 5243 (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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