H.R. 1139 (111th): COPS Improvements Act of 2009

Introduced:

Feb 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 23, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Anthony Weiner

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2009
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to enhance the COPS ON THE BEAT grant program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 23, 2009
 
Introduced

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Mar 25, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Apr 23, 2009
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
45 cosponsors (43D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Apr 23, 2009 2:22 p.m.
Passed 342/78

Related Bills

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H.R. 1700 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: May 15, 2007

H.R. 1896 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 13, 2011

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