A bill to reauthorize subtitle A of the Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Delaware. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2014
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 8, 2014
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 8, 2014.
What legislators are saying
“Senator Coons wins fight to save advocacy centers for victims of child abuse”
— Sen. Chris Coons [D-DE] (Sponsor) on Jul 28, 2014
“Grassley Statement at Judiciary Committee Executive Business Meeting, Victims of Child Abuse Act Reauthorization, OLC Memos on Detainee Transfer”
— Sen. Charles “Chuck” Grassley [R-IA] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 12, 2014
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 3706: Victims of Child Abuse Act Reauthorization Act of 2013
Introduced on Dec 11, 2013. 98% incorporated. (compare text)
Dec 11, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 12, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 26, 2014
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Jul 28, 2014
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Aug 8, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 1799 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Victims of Child Abuse Act Reauthorization Act of 2013, Pub. L. No. 113-163, S. 1799, 113th Cong. (2014).
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