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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Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from North Dakota
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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2009
Length: 210 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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S. 797 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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