S. 535 (110th): Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act
Feb 8, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 14, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2007
Length: 18 pages
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A bill to establish an Unsolved Crimes Section in the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice, and an Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Investigative Office in the Civil Rights Unit of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and for other purposes.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 7, 2008
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 8, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 535 — 110th Congress: Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s535
“S. 535 — 110th Congress: Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. March 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s535>
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