H.R. 2616 (111th): Securing American Families by Educating and Training Youth (SAFETY) Through Nonviolence Act of 2009

To authorize the Attorney General to award grants to eligible entities to prevent or alleviate community violence by providing education, mentoring, and counseling services to children, adolescents, teachers, families, and community leaders on the principles and practice of nonviolence.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Lewis

Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 3 pages

History

May 21, 2009
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2616 (111th) 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 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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