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PA Bill Number: HB440

Title: In criminal history record information, further providing for expungement, for petition for limited access, for clean slate limited access and for ...

Description: In criminal history record information, further providing for expungement, for petition for limited access, for clean slate limited access and f ...

Last Action: Re-reported as committed

Last Action Date: Oct 20, 2020

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB1772

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This legislation would further penalize cases of 'Swatting' where false reports to police are meant to harm others.

Legislation Overview

Title: Preserving Safe Communities by Ending Swatting Act of 2019

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Civil actions and liability: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Emergency communications systems: First responders and emergency personnel: Fraud offenses and financial crimes: Postal service

Description: Preserving Safe Communities by Ending Swatting Act of 2019 This bill makes it a crime to intentionally convey false or misleading information in circumstances where the information may reasonably be expected to cause an emergency response and the information indicates the occurrence of criminal conduct or a threat to health or safety.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

Last Action Date: May 3, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/1772/all-info

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: David Kustoff (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 3 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 14 2019 Introduced in House
House Mar 14 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 2 2019 federal bill text bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Votes

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