S. 1289 (111th): Foreign Evidence Request Efficiency Act of 2009


Jun 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 19, 2009

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 19, 2009.


Pub.L. 111-79


Sheldon Whitehouse

Senator from Rhode Island



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Last Updated: Aug 23, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve title 18 of the United States Code.

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H.R. 3133 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 8, 2009

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The “S.” in “S. 1289” means this is a Senate 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.


Jun 18, 2009
Passed Senate
Jul 10, 2009
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Sep 30, 2009
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 19, 2009


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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