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H.R. 917: District of Columbia Local Prosecutor Home Rule Act of 2019

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To assign the responsibility for conducting prosecutions for violations of the laws of the District of Columbia to the head of a local prosecutor's office designated under local law of the District of Columbia.

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Sponsor and status

Eleanor Norton

Sponsor. Representative for the District of Columbia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 30, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Jan 30, 2019
Status

Introduced on Jan 30, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 30, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Norton Introduces Bill to Repeal Unnecessary Federal Law on D.C. Bridges
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Jul 26, 2019

Norton Introduces Bill Requiring Federal Officials Serving D.C. to Live in D.C.
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Jul 16, 2019

Norton Introduces Bill to Give D.C. Authority to Appoint All Members of Board that Deals Exclusively with Local D.C. Zoning
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Jun 28, 2019

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History

Jan 30, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 917 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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