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H.R. 1428 (115th): American Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 2017

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To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize COPS grantees to use grant funds to hire veterans as career law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Will Hurd

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 8, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 16, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.

See Instead

S. 583 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 2, 2017

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History

Mar 8, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 16, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

H.R. 1428 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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