Bill Text — Dec 20, 2013
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Jan 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 14, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New York's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2013
Length: 12 pages
Reported by Committee — Sep 19, 2013
To encourage, enhance, and integrate Blue Alert plans throughout the United States in order to disseminate information when a law enforcement officer is seriously injured or killed in the line of duty.
5/14/2013--Passed House amended.National Blue Alert Act of 2013 - Directs the Attorney General to: (1) establish a national Blue Alert communications network within the Department of Justice (DOJ) to disseminate ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 365 (112th).
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Last Action: May 15, 2012
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 180 — 113th Congress: National Blue Alert Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr180
“H.R. 180 — 113th Congress: National Blue Alert Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr180>
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