H.R. 3402 (109th): Violence Against Women and Department of Justice Reauthorization Act of 2005


Jul 22, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 5, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 5, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-162


James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 30, 2005
Length: 176 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for the Department of Justice for fiscal years 2006 through 2009, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 3693 (Related)
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 12, 2006

S. 1197 (Related)
Violence Against Women Act of 2005

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 4, 2005

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3402” 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.


Jul 22, 2005
Reported by Committee
Jul 27, 2005
Passed House
Sep 28, 2005
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Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 16, 2005
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Dec 17, 2005
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 5, 2006


19 cosponsors (10D, 9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Sep 28, 2005 4:40 p.m.
Agreed to 225/191
Sep 28, 2005 5:52 p.m.
Passed 415/4

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