S. 1892 (112th): Housing Rights for Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence Act of 2011


Nov 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alan “Al” Franken

Senator from Minnesota



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Last Updated: Nov 17, 2011
Length: 20 pages

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Full Title

A bill to protect the housing rights of victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Housing Rights for Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence Act of 2011 - Amends the Violence Against Women Act of 1994 with respect to housing rights of victims of domestic ... Read more >

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Nov 17, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1892”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 1925 (Related)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012

Passed Senate
Last Action: Apr 26, 2012

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