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H.R. 2561 (115th): POLICE Act of 2017

To amend title 18, United States Code, to permit uniformed law enforcement officers to carry agency-issued firearms in certain Federal facilities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Trey Hollingsworth

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 19, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

May 19, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 17, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

May 19, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 10, 2018
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

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

May 17, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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H.R. 2561 (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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