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This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 14, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 12, 2002 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Delaware
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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2002
Length: 19 pages
A bill to asses the extent of the backlog in DNA analysis of rape kit samples, and to improve investigation and prosecution of sexual assault cases with DNA evidence.
9/12/2002--Passed Senate amended.DNA Sexual Assault Justice Act of 2002 - Section2 - Directs the Attorney General, acting through the Director of the National Institute of Justice, to survey Federal, State, ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 152 (108th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2513”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2513 — 107th Congress: DNA Sexual Assault Justice Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s2513
“S. 2513 — 107th Congress: DNA Sexual Assault Justice Act of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s2513>
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