S.RES.14: A resolution raising awareness and encouraging prevention of stalking by designating January 2013 as "National Stalking Awareness Month".

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about crime and law enforcement
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Sponsor Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.
Total Cosponsors 3 (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Jan. 24, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 29, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Designates January 2013 as National Stalking Awareness Month.

Applauds the efforts of the many stalking victim service providers, police, prosecutors, national and community organizations, campuses, and private sector supporters for their efforts to promote awareness of stalking.

Encourages increased awareness of stalking and the availability of services for stalking victims.

Urges national and community organizations, private businesses, and the media to promote, through National Stalking Awareness Month, awareness of the crime of stalking.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 29, 2013 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
Jan. 29, 2013 Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S368)
Jan. 24, 2013 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S292-293)