S. 797 (111th): Tribal Law and Order Act of 2009

Introduced:

Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Byron Dorgan
Senator from North Dakota
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2009
Length: 210 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Indian Law Enforcement Reform Act, the Indian Tribal Justice Act, the Indian Tribal Justice Technical and Legal Assistance Act of 2000, and the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to improve the prosecution of, and response to, crimes in Indian country, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3320 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 23, 2008

H.R. 1924 (Related)
Tribal Law and Order Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 2009

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 797” 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Apr 2, 2009
Reported by Committee
Sep 10, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
21 cosponsors (15D, 5R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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