To amend the Hate Crime Statistics Act to include crimes against the homeless.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 30th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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24 Cosponsors (23 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“Congressional Homelessness Caucus Hosts a Briefing on the Violence Against The Homeless Accountability Act with Actress Susan Sarandon”
— Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson [D-TX30] (Sponsor) on Jun 25, 2014
“Congressional Homelessness Caucus Hosts Briefing On Violence Against the Homeless”
— Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL20, 2013-2021] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 25, 2014
Mar 13, 2013
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H.R. 1136 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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