A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide enhanced penalties for convicted murderers who kill or target America's public safety officers.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.
Last Updated: May 10, 2017
Length: 2 pages
May 10, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 10, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 115 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — May 18, 2017
Sep 15, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2034 (114th).
May 10, 2017
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S. 1085 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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