S. 2168 (110th): Identity Theft Enforcement and Restitution Act of 2007

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to enable increased federal prosecution of identity theft crimes and to allow for restitution to victims of identity theft.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Oct 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Passed Senate (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 15, 2007 but was never passed by the House. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 5938: Former Vice President Protection Act of 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 26, 2008. (compare text)

Patrick Leahy

Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Dec 4, 2007
Length: 15 pages


Oct 16, 2007

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Nov 1, 2007
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 15, 2007
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 2168 (110th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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