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H.R. 2733: Savanna’s Act

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To direct the Attorney General to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols appropriate to address missing and murdered Indians, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Norma Torres

Sponsor. Representative for California's 35th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 16, 2020
Length: 16 pages
Introduced
May 14, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was enacted as:

S. 227: Savanna’s Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 10, 2020. (compare text)
Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Peterson's Newsletter 11/25/2019
    — Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN7] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 25, 2019

Newhouse Leads Call to House Leadership: Pass Bipartisan MMIW Legislation Before August Recess
    — Rep. Dan Newhouse [R-WA4] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 17, 2020

Mullin Remains Committed to Addressing Crisis of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women
    — Rep. Markwayne Mullin [R-OK2] (Co-sponsor) on May 5, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2733 will add $14 million in new spending through 2025.

History

May 14, 2019
 
Introduced

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Mar 11, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 16, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary

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H.R. 2733 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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