About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide criminal penalties for the harassment of victims of Federal offenses by the convicted offenders.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4166 (106th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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 2, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr53>
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