S. 3800 (94th): Victims of Crime Act


Sep 10, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 10, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael “Mike” Mansfield

Senator from Montana


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the reimbursement for losses sustained by persons injured by certain criminal acts, to make grants to States for the payment of such reimbursement.

Summary (CRS)

9/10/1976--Introduced.Victims of Crime Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Steets Act of 1968 to authorize the compensation of persons injured by violent criminal acts.Establishes within the Department ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 10, 1976

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3800”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.



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S. 300 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Mar 29, 1973

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