S. 2614 (114th): Kevin and Avonte’s Law of 2016

A bill 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.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 1, 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 Senate on July 14, 2016 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2016
Length: 19 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4919 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Dec 8, 2016

History

Mar 1, 2016
 
Introduced

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Mar 10, 2016
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

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Mar 17, 2016
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

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

Apr 7, 2016
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

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

Apr 14, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 14, 2016
 
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary

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

Jul 14, 2016
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 9, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Judiciary

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S. 2614 (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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