A bill to provide additional resources to States to eliminate the backlog of unanalyzed rape kits and to ensure timely analysis of rape kits in the future.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2002
Length: 4 pages
Apr 25, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 25, 2002
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S. 2318 (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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Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 2318 — 107th Congress: Rape Kit DNA Analysis Backlog Elimination Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s2318
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