About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide to make the killing of a law enforcement officer an aggravating factor for the imposition of the death penalty.
- Summary (CRS)
7/24/2007--Introduced.Death Penalty for Cop Killers Act of 2007 - Amends the federal criminal code to include as an aggravating factor in a death penalty determination the killing, or attempted killing, ...
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Jul 24, 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. 3153”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3153 — 110th Congress: Death Penalty for Cop Killers Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3153
“H.R. 3153 — 110th Congress: Death Penalty for Cop Killers Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3153>
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