H.R. 1198 (113th): To provide for American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands to be treated as States for certain criminal justice programs.


Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gregorio Sablan

Delegate for Northern Mariana Islands At Large



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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

3/14/2013--Introduced.Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to treat American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands as separate states for purposes of the ... Read more >

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Mar 14, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1198”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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