Summary H.R. 115 amends the federal criminal code to include the killing or attempted killing of a local or state law enforcement officer or first responder as an aggravating factor in Federal death penalty determinations. The legislation would cover the killing of any law enforcement officer, firefighter, or other first responder, including state and local officials, who are murdered on ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Jan 3, 2017
Passed House on May 18, 2017
This bill passed in the House on May 18, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 22, 2017
Length: 3 pages
H.R. 115 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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