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Mar 4, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced on March 4, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Rhode Island
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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2004
Length: 4 pages
A bill to extend the same Federal benefits to law enforcement officers serving private institutions of higher education and rail carriers, that apply to law enforcement officers serving units of State and local government.
3/4/2004--Introduced.Equity in Law Enforcement Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to include within the definition of "public safety officer" (thus qualifying for line-of-duty ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2003
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2168 — 108th Congress: Equity in Law Enforcement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s2168
“S. 2168 — 108th Congress: Equity in Law Enforcement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2004. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s2168>
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