H.R. 1046 (108th): Debbie Smith Act of 2003

Introduced:

Mar 4, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mark Green
Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2003
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To assess 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.

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S. 151 (Related)
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 30, 2003

S. 152 (Related)
DNA Sexual Assault Justice Act of 2003

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 14, 2003

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1046” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Mar 4, 2003

Details

Cosponsors
134 cosponsors (118D, 15R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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