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H.RES.578: Expressing support for designation of the week of May 11, 2014, through May 17, 2014, as "National Police Week".

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 Gregorio 'Kilili' Camacho Sablan, D-Northern Marina Islands
Total Cosponsors 17 (14 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Introduced May 8, 2014
Latest Major Action July 21, 2014
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Bill Summary

Expresses support for: (1) the designation of National Police Week, and (2) law enforcement officers across the United States for their efforts to build safer and more secure communities.

Recognizes: (1) the need to ensure that law enforcement officers have the equipment, training, and resources necessary to protect their health and safety; and (2) members of the law enforcement community for their selfless acts of bravery.

Calls for honoring officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 21, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
May 8, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.