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 the location of missing children and other specified individuals.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Nov 19, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 19, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 36th congressional district
- See Instead:
S. 1701 (same title)
Passed Senate — Sep 23, 1982
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1701 (97th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 5049 (97th).
H.R. 5049 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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