About the bill
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A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify the statutory authority for the longstanding practice of the Department of Justice of providing investigatory assistance on request of State and local authorities with respect to certain serious violent crimes, and for other purposes.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 14, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1793 — 112th Congress: Investigative Assistance for Violent Crimes Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1793
“S. 1793 — 112th Congress: Investigative Assistance for Violent Crimes Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1793>
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