To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize the Attorney General to provide grants to States and units of local government for the video recording of custodial interrogations.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 16, 2020
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 16, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
Sep 18, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5535 (113th).
Jan 6, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 74 (114th).
Jul 16, 2020
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Sep 15, 2020
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 7636 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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