Bill Text — Sep 12, 2012
This bill’s text for status Referred to Senate Committee (Sep 12, 2012) is now available.
Jul 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 11, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2012
Length: 5 pages
To improve security at State and local courthouses.
9/11/2012--Passed House without amendment.Local Courthouse Safety Act of 2012 - Section2 - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to permit the Director of the Department ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6185 — 112th Congress: Local Courthouse Safety Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6185
“H.R. 6185 — 112th Congress: Local Courthouse Safety Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6185>
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