H.R. 112 (112th): To encourage, enhance, and integrate Silver Alert plans throughout the United States, to authorize grants for the assistance of organizations to find missing adults, and for other purposes.


Jan 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lloyd Doggett
Representative for Texas's 25th congressional district


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Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011
Length: 17 pages

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Summary (CRS)
1/5/2011--Introduced.National Silver Alert Act of 2011 - Directs the Attorney General to:(1) establish a national Silver Alert communications network within the Department of Justice (DOJ) to assist regional and local ...

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H.R. 632 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 10, 2009

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Biennial Budgeting and Appropriations Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 3, 2011

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Jan 5, 2011


18 cosponsors (17D, 1R) (show)
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