H.R. 4204 (108th): Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2004


Apr 22, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 22, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2004
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide Federal assistance to States and local jurisdictions to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/22/2004--Introduced.Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2004 - Authorizes the Attorney General to provide technical, forensic, prosecutorial, or other assistance in the criminal investigation or prosecution of any ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 2004

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4204”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


178 cosponsors (164D, 12R, 1P, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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