Bill Text — Oct 18, 2012
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Apr 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 16, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 21, 2012
Length: 192 pages
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2012
Last Action: Apr 26, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4970 — 112th Congress: Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4970
“H.R. 4970 — 112th Congress: Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. August 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr4970>
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