H.R. 203 (110th): Domestic Violence Victim Protection Act


Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steven Rothman

Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2007
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend Federal crime grant programs relating to domestic violence to encourage States and localities to implement gun confiscation policies, reform stalking laws, create integrated domestic violence courts, and hire additional personnel for entering protection orders, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/4/2007--Introduced.Domestic Violence Victim Protection Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to: (1) include among the eligibility criteria for certain federal grants state laws ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 4, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 203”). 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.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3594 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 28, 2005

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