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S. 583: American Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 2017

A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize COPS grantees to use grant funds to hire veterans as career law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.

John Cornyn

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 19, 2017
Length: 1 pages
Introduced:

Mar 8, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 2, 2017

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 2, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-37

History

Mar 8, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 11, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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May 16, 2017
 
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.

May 17, 2017
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 2, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 583 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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