H.R. 1700 (110th): COPS Improvements Act of 2007

Introduced:

Mar 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 15, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Anthony Weiner

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2007
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to enhance the COPS ON THE BEAT grant program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 26, 2007
 
Introduced

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May 2, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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May 15, 2007
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1700”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
102 cosponsors (97D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 15, 2007 3:32 p.m.
Passed 381/34

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Primary Source

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