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H.R.1136: Violence Against the Homeless Accountability Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about crime and law enforcement
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Sponsor Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-Texas
Total Cosponsors 24 (23 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced March 13, 2013
Latest Major Action April 15, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Violence Against the Homeless Accountability Act of 2013 - Amends the Hate Crime Statistics Act to include crimes against the homeless in the crime data collected by the Attorney General under such Act.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 15, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations.
March 13, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.