Feb 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2012
Length: 86 pages
About the bill
A bill to protect crime victims' rights, to eliminate the substantial backlog of DNA samples collected from crime scenes and convicted offenders, to improve and expand the DNA testing capacity of Federal, State, and local crime laboratories, to increase research and development of new DNA testing technologies, to develop new training programs regarding the collection and use of DNA evidence, to provide post conviction testing of DNA evidence to exonerate the innocent, to improve the performance of counsel in State capital cases, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3842 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 822 (113th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 250 — 112th Congress: Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s250
“S. 250 — 112th Congress: Justice for All Reauthorization Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s250>
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