New Cosponsor — Apr 16, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Richard Durbin [D-IL]
The bill now has 24 cosponsors (17 Democrats, 6 Republicans, 1 Independent).
Mar 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Minnesota
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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2011
Length: 11 pages
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.
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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 658 — 112th Congress: Support for Survivors Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s658
“S. 658 — 112th Congress: Support for Survivors Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s658>
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