Vote — Oct 7, 2015 2:29 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 71/26
Oct 5, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 23, 1982 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Florida
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 12, 1982
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.
9/23/1982--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended) Missing Children Act - Authorizes the Attorney General to collect and exchange information which would assist in the identification of unidentified deceased individuals, and ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1701”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1701 — 97th Congress: Missing Children Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s1701
“S. 1701 — 97th Congress: Missing Children Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s1701>
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