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S. 2840 (113th): Billy’s Law

A bill to authorize funding for, and increase accessibility to, the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System, to facilitate data sharing between such system and the National Crime Information Center database of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, to provide incentive grants to help facilitate reporting to such systems, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 17, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 17, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher Murphy

Junior Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2014
Length: 19 pages

History

Sep 17, 2014
 
Introduced

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S. 2840 (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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