Federal - HR 1287

A bill to authorize the Attorney General to make grants to States and units of local government to implement statutes, rules, policies, or procedures to authorize courts to issue relinquishment orders with respect to individuals charged with or convicted of a crime of domestic violence, or subject to a domestic violence protective order, and for other purposes.

Introduced

February 14, 2019

Description

A bill to authorize the Attorney General to make grants to States and units of local government to implement statutes, rules, policies, or procedures to authorize courts to issue relinquishment orders with respect to individuals charged with or convicted of a crime of domestic violence, or subject to a domestic violence protective order, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 33

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  • May 15, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Himes, (D-Conn.)
  • April 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Pingree, (D-Maine)
  • March 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Castor, (D-Fla.)Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)Rouda, (D-Calif.)
  • March 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Brown, A. (D-Md.)Cicilline, (D-R.I.)McBath, (D-Ga.)
    Casten, (D-Ill.)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)Ocasio-Cortez, (D-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 14, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 22

    Cisneros, (D-Calif.)Hastings, (D-Fla.)Roybal-Allard, (D-Calif.)
    Clarke, Y. (D-N.Y.)Kennedy, Joseph P. (D-Mass.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
    Clark, K. (D-Mass.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)McNerney, (D-Calif.)Soto, (D-Fla.)
    Crist, (D-Fla.)Meng, (D-N.Y.)Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
    Dean, (D-Pa.)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
    Espaillat, (D-N.Y.)Norton, (D-D.C.)
    Haaland, (D-N.M.)Raskin, (D-Md.)
  • Feb. 14, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Judiciary.Congressional Record p. H2032