H.R. 6618 (112th): Department of Justice Global Advisory Committee Authorization Act of 2012


Nov 29, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 29, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Adam Smith

Representative for Washington's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2012
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To further the mission of the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee by continuing its development of policy recommendations and technical solutions on information sharing and interoperability, and enhancing its pursuit of benefits and cost savings for local, State, tribal, and Federal justice agencies.

Summary (CRS)

Department of Justice Global Advisory Committee Authorization Act of 2012 - Authorizes the Attorney General to provide technical and financial assistance and support to the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 29, 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. 6618”). 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)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 817 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2013

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