To require the Attorney General to issue guidance to law enforcement agencies as they respond to increased levels of domestic violence during the COVID-19 public health emergency, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2020
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Addressing Constituents Coronavirus Concerns: Congressional Update”
— Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH3] (Co-sponsor) on May 2, 2020
“congressman Morelle takes action to address scourge of domestic violence calls during covid-19 pandemic”
— Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY25] (Co-sponsor) on May 12, 2020
Apr 28, 2020
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H.R. 6633 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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