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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 2, 2009
 
Introduced

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Sep 10, 2009
 
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