S. 517 (112th): Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2011

Introduced:
Mar 09, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Jeff Bingaman
Senator from New Mexico
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Mar 09, 2011
Length
7 pages
Related Bills
S. 3805 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2010

H.R. 988 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 09, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 09, 2011
Referred to Committee Mar 09, 2011
 
Full Title

A bill to authorize the Attorney General to award grants for States to implement minimum and enhanced DNA collection processes.

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Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committees

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3/9/2011--Introduced.
Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2011 - Directs the Attorney General to make grants to assist states with costs associated with the implementation of minimum or enhanced DNA collection processes. Defines such processes for the purpose of this Act. Awards bonus payments to states that have implemented and used an enhanced DNA collection process.

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