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PA Bill Number: SB897

Title: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms.

Description: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Oct 15, 2019

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Woodward Township Fire Hall 4147 N. Route 220 Hwy., Linden, PA

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB3867

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This legislation is targeted to helping veterans suffering from Domestic Violence.

Legislation Overview

Title: Violence Against Women Veterans Act

Subject: Armed forces and national security: Assault and harassment offenses: Crime victims: Crimes against women: Domestic violence and child abuse: Emergency medical services and trauma care: Government studies and investigations: Health care coverage and access: Sex offenses: Veterans' loans, housing, homeless programs: Veterans' medical care

Description: Violence Against Women Veterans Act

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Subcommittee Hearings Held.

Last Action Date: September 11, 2019



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47 sponsors: Nydia Velazquez (D); Gil Cisneros (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Derek Kilmer (D); Debbie Dingell (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Grace Meng (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Jerry McNerney (D); Frank Pallone (D); Jose Serrano (D); Mark Pocan (D); Jackie Speier (D); Ben Lujan (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Seth Moulton (D); Judy Chu (D); Paul Tonko (D); Gwen Moore (D); Peter DeFazio (D); Ann Kuster (D); Andre Carson (D); Ron Kind (D); Anthony Brown (D); Jennifer Wexton (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Val Demings (D); Nanette Barragan (D); Ed Case (D); Chellie Pingree (D); Albio Sires (D); Lucille Roybal-Allard (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Ro Khanna (D); John Yarmuth (D); Steve Cohen (D); Eddie Johnson (D); Adam Smith (D); Kathy Castor (D); James McGovern (D); Filemon Vela (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Tony Cardenas (D); Kendra Horn (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Veronica Escobar (D)

Chamber Date Action
House Sep 11 2019 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
House Aug 14 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Jul 19 2019 Introduced in House
House Jul 19 2019 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jul 31 2019 federal bill text bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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