S. 2318 (112th): Department of State Rewards Program Update and Technical Corrections Act of 2012

A bill to authorize the Secretary of State to pay a reward to combat transnational organized crime and for information concerning foreign nationals wanted by international criminal tribunals, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 15, 2013

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 15, 2013.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-283

Sponsor:

John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 2, 2013
Length: 4 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 4077: Department of State Rewards Program Update and Technical Corrections Act of 2012

Introduced on Feb 17, 2012. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6018: Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 2013

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 17, 2012. 5% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 6067: Western Hemisphere Security Cooperation Act of 2012

Introduced on Jun 29, 2012. 4% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Apr 19, 2012
 
Introduced

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Sep 19, 2012
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 19, 2012
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 1, 2013
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 15, 2013
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2318 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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