H.R.2440 - To make technical amendments to section 10 of title 9, United States Code.105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gekas, George W. [R-PA-17] (Introduced 09/09/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 105-381|
|Latest Action:||10/21/1998 Message on Senate action sent to the House. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2440 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (10/21/1998)
Makes technical amendments to Federal provisions concerning vacating arbitration awards where the award was procured by fraud and under other specified circumstances.
Modifies provisions of the Missing Children's Assistance Act to direct the Administrator of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention to annually make a grant to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, which shall be used for specified purposes, such as to: (1) operate the official national resource center and information clearinghouse for missing and exploited children; (2) coordinate public and private programs that locate, recover, or reunite missing children with their families; (3) disseminate on a national basis information relating to innovative and model programs, services, and legislation that benefit missing and exploited children; and (4) provide assistance to families and law enforcement agencies in locating and recovering missing and exploited children, both nationally and internationally.
Authorizes appropriations through FY 2003.