Reported by Committee — Oct 6, 2015
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 63.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 6, 2015.
Apr 25, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 20th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2006
Length: 2 pages
To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen enforcement of spousal court-ordered property distributions, and for other purposes.
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5188”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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“H.R. 5188 — 109th Congress: Jane’s Law.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5188>
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