To amend title 18, United States Code, to include State crimes of violence as grounds for an enhanced penalty when sex offenders fail to register or report certain information as required by Federal law, to include prior military offenses for purposes of recidivist sentencing provisions, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 23, 2017
Length: 4 pages
H.R. 1842 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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