Summary: H.Res.716 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed House without amendment (11/16/2010)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Applauds Gail Abarbanel for founding the Rape Treatment Center and creating the Fast Track Forensics Program.

Commends the Rape Treatment Center for providing necessary services to sexual assault victims.

Calls upon local law enforcement agencies and state legislatures to work towards eliminating delays in processing rape kits.

Urges Congress to support programs for timely processing of DNA evidence.