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Oct 31, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Hawaii
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Last Updated: Dec 27, 2012
Length: 58 pages
A bill to decrease the incidence of violent crimes against Indian women, to strengthen the capacity of Indian tribes to exercise the sovereign authority of Indian tribes to respond to violent crimes committed against Indian women, and to ensure that perpetrators of violent crimes committed against Indian women are held accountable for that criminal behavior, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1763 — 112th Congress: SAVE Native Women Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1763
“S. 1763 — 112th Congress: SAVE Native Women Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1763>
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