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


Mar 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jefferson “Jeff” Sessions

Senator from Alabama



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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2011
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

Finding Fugitive Sex Offenders Act of 2011 - Amends the federal judicial code and the federal criminal code to authorize the United States Marshals Service to issue administrative subpoenas solely ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 29, 2011

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Dec 1, 2011
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 671”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (15R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1792 (Related)
Strengthening Investigations of Sex Offenders and Missing Children Act of 2011

Passed Senate
Last Action: Dec 17, 2012

S. 596 (Related)
Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Deterrence and Victims Support Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 2011

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