H.R. 5003 (97th): Missing Children Act

Introduced:

Nov 17, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph Gaydos

Representative for Pennsylvania's 20th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

S. 1701 (same title)
Passed Senate — Sep 23, 1982

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to authorize the Attorney General to acquire and exchange information to assist Federal, State, and local officials in the identification of certain deceased individuals and in the location of missing children and other specified individuals.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 17, 1981
 
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Related Bills

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S. 1701 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Sep 23, 1982

H.R. 5104 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 23, 1981

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