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H.R. 4676 (114th): Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2016

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide an additional tool to prevent certain frauds against veterans, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 2, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 12, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Thomas Rooney

Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2016
Length: 3 pages

History

Mar 2, 2016
 
Introduced

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Mar 22, 2016
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Apr 12, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 4676 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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