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 the location of missing children and other specified individuals.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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).
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5049 — 97th Congress: Missing Children Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5049
“H.R. 5049 — 97th Congress: Missing Children Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5049>
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