To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 17, 2021
Length: 312 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 17, 2021
This bill passed in the House on March 17, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
186 Cosponsors (184 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Statement of Administration Policy
What legislators are saying
“Weekly Update: Combatting Anti-Asian Racism, One Step Closer to the ERA, Immigration Reform”
— Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 19, 2021
H.R. 1620 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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