S. 671 (112th): Finding Fugitive Sex Offenders Act of 2011

A bill to authorize the United States Marshals Service to issue administrative subpoenas in investigations relating to unregistered sex offenders.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Ordered Reported by Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on December 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 6063: Child Protection Act of 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 7, 2012. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Jefferson “Jeff” Sessions

Senator from Alabama

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2011
Length: 8 pages

History

Mar 29, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 1, 2011
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 671 (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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