About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to make it a Federal crime to vandalize a house of worship or any other religious property.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Mar 27, 1981
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 822”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 822 — 97th Congress: Religious Freedom Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s822
“S. 822 — 97th Congress: Religious Freedom Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s822>
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