H.R. 6698 (112th): Walter Patterson Justice and Extradition Act

Introduced:

Dec 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the President to submit to Congress a report on fugitives currently residing in other countries whose extradition is sought by the United States and related matters.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Dec 20, 2012
 
Introduced

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6698”). 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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Votes

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