H.R. 6185 (112th): Local Courthouse Safety Act of 2012


Jul 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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.


Sandy Adams

Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2012
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve security at State and local courthouses.

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Related Bills

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S. 2076 (Related)
Local Courthouse Safety Act of 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 24, 2012

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6185” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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Jul 25, 2012
Reported by Committee
Aug 1, 2012
Passed House
Sep 11, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


12 cosponsors (6R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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