To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to enhance the use of Juvenile Accountability Block Grants for programs to prevent and address occurrences of bullying and to reauthorize the Juvenile Accountability Block Grants program.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 23, 2016
Length: 10 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on July 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Jan 6, 2015
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Jul 13, 2016
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Dec 23, 2016
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary
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Sep 28, 2018
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 68 (115th).
H.R. 68 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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