H.R. 5742 (112th): Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 2012


May 15, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank LoBiondo

Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 15, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to extend the authorization of the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program through fiscal year 2016.

Summary (CRS)

5/15/2012--Introduced.Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 2012 - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to extend through FY2016 the grant program for armor vests for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 15, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5742”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (11D, 3R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 988 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 2013

S. 2554 (Related)
Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Program Reauthorization Act of 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 17, 2012

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