To authorize the Office on Violence Against Women to improve the handling of crimes of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking by incorporating a trauma-informed approach into the initial response to and investigation of such crimes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2017
Length: 9 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on December 21, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 21, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 16, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 600.
H.R. 4720 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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