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H.R. 5783: Cooperate with Law Enforcement Agencies and Watch Act of 2018

To provide a safe harbor for financial institutions that maintain a customer account at the request of a Federal or State law enforcement agency.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

French Hill

Sponsor. Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

May 11, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 25, 2018

This bill passed in the House on June 25, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

95% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 11, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jun 7, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 25, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jun 25, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5783 is 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.

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