H.R. 6605 (112th): To eliminate an unnecessary reporting requirement for an unfunded DNA Identification grant program.


Nov 27, 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 December 5, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to repeal a reporting requirement under the DNA identification grant program that requires each state or local government that ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 27, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 5, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6605”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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