H.R. 5642: Counterterrorism Enhancement Act of 2016

To provide adequate resources for the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the VALOR Officer Safety Initiative.

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Jul 6, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jul 6, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 6, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Tammy Duckworth

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2016
Length: 3 pages


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Jul 6, 2016

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