A bill to amend the PROTECT Act to expand the national AMBER Alert system to territories of the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Hawaii. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 13, 2018
Length: 12 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 13, 2018 but was never passed by the House.
Sep 18, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 13, 2018
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Mar 7, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 732.
S. 3461 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3461. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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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