To amend the Violence Against Women Act of 2000 to reauthorize the grant program for education, training, and enhanced services to end violence against and abuse of women with disabilities.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 42nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2018
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Calvert Introduces Legislation to Protect Disabled Americans from Sexual Assault”
— Rep. Ken Calvert [R-CA42] (Sponsor) on Apr 18, 2018
Apr 18, 2018
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Jan 11, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 505.
H.R. 5547 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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