Federal - HR 4919

A bill to amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, to reauthorize the Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program, and to promote initiatives that will reduce the risk of injury and death relating to the wandering characteristics of some children with autism.

Introduced

April 12, 2016

Description

A bill to amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, to reauthorize the Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program, and to promote initiatives that will reduce the risk of injury and death relating to the wandering characteristics of some children with autism.

Our Position

Oppose

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 93

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  • Dec. 8, 2016 — Received in the Senate and held at the desk. Congressional Record p. S6920

  • Dec. 8, 2016House Vote 619 Wandering Individuals Alerts — Passage
    Goodlatte, R-Va., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill that would reauthorize the Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program and would expand the program to include certain children with developmental disabilities. The measure would also provide grants to state and local agencies and non-profit organizations to provide training related to preventing individuals from wandering and to implement alert systems and locative tracking technology programs to find individuals who have wandered. The measure would authorize the appropriation of $2 million annually for fiscal 2017 through fiscal 2021. Motion agreed to 346-66. Note: A two-thirds majority of those present and voting (275 in this case) is required for passage under suspension of the rules.

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — Measure, as amended, passed in the House by roll call vote, 346-66, under suspension of the rules (two-thirds vote required).

  • Dec. 8, 2016 — Goodlatte, R-Va., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended, agreed to by roll call vote, 346-66.

  • Dec. 7, 2016 — Goodlatte, R-Va., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended, pending at recess. Congressional Record p. H7333-H7340

  • Dec. 7, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Meng, (D-N.Y.)
  • Nov. 30, 2016 — Full committee consideration and markup postponed by the House Judiciary Committee.

  • Nov. 30, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hartzler, (R-Mo.)
  • Nov. 29, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Bass, K. (D-Calif.)
  • Nov. 16, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    McMorris Rodgers, (R-Wash.)
  • Nov. 15, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Cardenas, (D-Calif.)Ribble, (R-Wis.)Titus, (D-Nev.)
    Cummings, (D-Md.)Roybal-Allard, (D-Calif.)
    Lewis, John (D-Ga.)Scott, D. (D-Ga.)
  • Sept. 28, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Ashford, (D-Neb.)Meeks, (D-N.Y.)
  • Sept. 26, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    DeSaulnier, (D-Calif.)Pingree, (D-Maine)Young, D. (R-Iowa)
    LoBiondo, (R-N.J.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
  • Sept. 22, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Bilirakis, G. (R-Fla.)Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)
  • Sept. 21, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 10

    Collins, C. (R-N.Y.)Lieu, (D-Calif.)Serrano, (D-N.Y.)
    DelBene, (D-Wash.)Loebsack, (D-Iowa)Wasserman Schultz, (D-Fla.)
    Franks, T. (R-Ariz.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)
    Jeffries, (D-N.Y.)Nadler, (D-N.Y.)
  • Sept. 20, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 16

    Beatty, (D-Ohio)Conyers (D-Mich.)Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
    Blumenauer, (D-Ore.)Jackson Lee, S. (D-Texas)Stivers, (R-Ohio)
    Brownley, (D-Calif.)Keating, (D-Mass.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
    Butterfield, (D-N.C.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
    Chu, (D-Calif.)Lee, B. (D-Calif.)
    Clarke, Y. (D-N.Y.)Rice, K. (D-N.Y.)
  • Sept. 14, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Davis, D. (D-Ill.)Heck, J. (R-Nev.)Sensenbrenner, (R-Wis.)
    Deutch, (D-Fla.)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)
  • Sept. 13, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Crenshaw, (R-Fla.)Israel, (D-N.Y.)Watson Coleman, (D-N.J.)
    Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)Matsui, D. (D-Calif.)Yoder, (R-Kan.)
    Gutierrez, (D-Ill.)Sessions, P. (R-Texas)
  • Sept. 12, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Richmond, (D-La.)
  • Sept. 9, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Comstock, (R-Va.)Jenkins, L. (R-Kan.)Price, D. (D-N.C.)
    Honda, (D-Calif.)Lance, (R-N.J.)Tiberi, (R-Ohio)
  • Sept. 7, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
  • Sept. 6, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Duffy, (R-Wis.)Harper, (R-Miss.)
  • July 11, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    McKinley, (R-W.Va.)
  • June 20, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Schiff, A. (D-Calif.)
  • April 28, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
  • April 19, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Blum, (R-Iowa)Higgins, (D-N.Y.)
  • April 13, 2016 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Donovan, (R-N.Y.)
  • April 12, 2016 — Original cosponsor(s): 17

    Aderholt, R. (R-Ala.)Doyle, (D-Pa.)Maloney, S. (D-N.Y.)
    Boyle, (D-Pa.)Garamendi, (D-Calif.)Meehan, (R-Pa.)
    Brown, C. (D-Fla.)Hastings, (D-Fla.)Norton, (D-D.C.)
    Carson, (D-Ind.)Joyce, (R-Ohio)Rangel, (D-N.Y.)
    Chabot, (R-Ohio)King, P. (R-N.Y.)Waters, (D-Calif.)
    Costello, (R-Pa.)Larson, J. (D-Conn.)
  • April 12, 2016 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and the Workforce, House Judiciary.Congressional Record p. H1634