S. 2304 (110th): Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Reauthorization and Improvement Act of 2008

Introduced:

Nov 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 14, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 14, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-416

Sponsor:

Pete Domenici

Senator from New Mexico

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2008
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide grants for the improved mental health treatment and services provided to offenders with mental illnesses, and for other purposes.

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History

Nov 5, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 5, 2007
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Mar 6, 2008
 
Reported by Committee

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

Sep 26, 2008
 
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.

Sep 27, 2008
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed).

Sep 29, 2008
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 14, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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