New Cosponsor — Jul 24, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Janice “Jan” Schakowsky [D-IL9]
The bill now has 32 cosponsors (31 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Feb 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2013
Length: 3 pages
To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen enforcement of spousal court-ordered property distributions, and for other purposes.
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 583 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 506”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 506 — 113th Congress: Jane’s Law. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr506
“H.R. 506 — 113th Congress: Jane’s Law.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr506>
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