To amend title 18, United States Code, to establish penalties for aggravated identity theft, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 9, 2002
Length: 6 pages
Oct 9, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 9, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 2541 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Nov 14, 2002
Oct 9, 2002
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H.R. 5588 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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