S. 3348 (110th): Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act of 2008

A bill to provide for the investigation of certain unsolved civil rights crimes, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jul 28, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Ordered Reported by Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 923: Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act of 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 7, 2008. (compare text)

Thomas Coburn

Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2008
Length: 10 pages


Jul 28, 2008

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Jul 30, 2008
Ordered Reported by Committee

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S. 3348 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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