To authorize funding for, and increase accessibility to, the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System, to facilitate data sharing between such system and the National Crime Information Center database of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, to provide incentive grants to help facilitate reporting to such systems, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 31, 2011
Length: 19 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on March 31, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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9 Cosponsors (7 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Feb 23, 2010
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3695 (111th).
Mar 31, 2011
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Sep 17, 2014
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2840 (113th).
Dec 27, 2022
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 5230 (117th).
H.R. 1300 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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