S. 658 (112th): Support for Survivors Act


Mar 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Amy Klobuchar

Senator from Minnesota



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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2011
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the preservation by the Department of Defense of documentary evidence of the Department of Defense on incidents of sexual assault and sexual harassment in the military, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/28/2011--Introduced.Support for Survivors Act - Directs the Secretary of Defense to identify the most appropriate and effective means for the preservation by the Department of Defense (DOD) of documentary evidence ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 28, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 658”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


24 cosponsors (17D, 6R, 1I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1260 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 30, 2011

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