H.R. 5972: Campus Sexual Assault Whistleblower Protection Act of 2016

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide protection for students that report sexual assault, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Sep 8, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Sep 8, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on September 8, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Jackie Speier

Representative for California's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 8, 2016
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

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

History

Sep 8, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5972 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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