H.R. 4919: Kevin and Avonte’s Law of 2016

Introduced:

Apr 12, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 12, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 12, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2016
Length: 17 pages

Prognosis:

16% chance of being enacted (details)

See Instead:

S. 2614 (same title)
Passed Senate — Jul 14, 2016

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, to reauthorize the Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program, and to promote initiatives that will reduce the risk of injury and death relating to the wandering characteristics of some children with autism.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

Apr 12, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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