H.R. 3353 (111th): To provide for American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas to be treated as States for certain criminal justice programs.


Jul 27, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 8, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Gregorio Sablan

Delegate for Northern Mariana Islands At Large



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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2010
Length: 2 pages

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Summary (CRS)

Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to treat American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands as separate states for purposes of the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 27, 2009

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Dec 8, 2010
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3353”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (10D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 986 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 9, 2011

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