H.R. 2136 (112th): Civilian Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act (CEJA) of 2011


Jun 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Price

Representative for North Carolina's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2011
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify and expand Federal criminal jurisdiction over Federal contractors and employees outside the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/3/2011--Introduced.Civilian Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act (CEJA) of 2011 - Amends the federal criminal code to grant jurisdiction over and impose penalties on federal contractors and employees who commit certain crimes outside ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 3, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2136”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 4567 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2010

S. 1145 (Related)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 2011

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