H.R. 4253: Avonte’s Law Act of 2015

To establish a grant program to help State and local law enforcement agencies reduce the risk of injury and death relating to the wandering characteristics of some children with autism and other disabilities.

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Overview

Introduced:

Dec 15, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Dec 15, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on December 15, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Alcee Hastings

Representative for Florida's 20th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2015
Length: 9 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Dec 15, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4253 is 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.

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