US HB6189 | 2011-2012 | 112th Congress


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on October 5 2012 - 100% progression
Action: 2012-10-05 - Became Public Law No: 112-189.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Reporting Efficiency Improvement Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to repeal a requirement that the Attorney General submit a report to Congress on grants to state and local governments for a program or project to develop or improve the capability to analyze deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). Amends the Police Corps Act to repeal the requirement for the Director of the Office of the Police Corps and Law Enforcement Education to submit an annual report on the Police Corps program.

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Reporting Efficiency Improvement Act



2012-10-05SenateBecame Public Law No: 112-189.
2012-10-05SenateSigned by President.
2012-09-25SenatePresented to President.
2012-09-24SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2012-09-22SenatePassed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
2012-09-22SenateSenate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR 9/21/2012 S6674)
2012-09-12SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
2012-09-11HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2012-09-11HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5796)
2012-09-11HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6189.
2012-09-11HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5796)
2012-09-11HouseMr. Smith (TX) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2012-09-10HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 466.
2012-09-10HouseReported by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 112-648.
2012-08-01HouseOrdered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
2012-08-01HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2012-07-25HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.


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