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To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide criminal penalties for the harassment of victims of Federal offenses by the convicted offenders.
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Last Action: Apr 4, 2000
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 53 — 107th Congress: Karen Matthews Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr53
“H.R. 53 — 107th Congress: Karen Matthews Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr53>
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