H.R. 2934 (108th): Terrorist Penalties Enhancement Act of 2004


Jul 25, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 23, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Carter

Representative for Texas's 31st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2004
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To increase criminal penalties relating to terrorist murders, deny Federal benefits to terrorists, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/7/2004--Reported to House amended.Terrorist Penalties Enhancement Act of 2004 - Amends the Federal criminal code to apply the death penalty or life imprisonment for a terrorist offense that results in ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 25, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 23, 2004
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2934”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


84 cosponsors (82R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1763 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 21, 2005

S. 1604 (Related)
Terrorist Penalties Enhancement Act of 2003

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 10, 2003

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