May 21, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 21, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district
- See Instead:
S. 2624 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 11, 1984
About the bill
A bill this Act may be cited as the "Act for the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Hostage-Taking".
The bill’s titles are 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. 2624 (98th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 5689 (98th).
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5689 — 98th Congress: Act for the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Hostage-Taking. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5689
“H.R. 5689 — 98th Congress: Act for the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Hostage-Taking.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. August 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5689>
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