H.R.4203 - Combat Online Predators Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-8] (Introduced 11/01/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Committee Meetings:||11/02/17 10:30AM|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 115-627|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 12/22/2018 Message on Senate action sent to the House. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Text: H.R.4203 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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Engrossed Amendment Senate (12/22/2018)
In the Senate of the United States,
December 22, 2018.
Resolved, That the bill from the House of Representatives (H.R. 4203) entitled “An Act to amend title 18, United States Code, with regard to stalking.”, do pass with the following
(a) In general.—Chapter 110A of title 18, United States Code, is amended by inserting after section 2261A the following:
“(a) In general.—Except as provided in subsection (b), if the victim of an offense under section 2261A is under the age of 18 years, the maximum imprisonment for the offense is 5 years greater than the maximum term of imprisonment otherwise provided for that offense in section 2261.
“(b) Limitation.—Subsection (a) shall not apply to a person who violates section 2261A if—
(b) Clerical amendment.—The table of sections at the beginning of chapter 110A of title 18, United States Code, is amended by inserting after the item relating to section 2261A the following new item:
“2261B. Enhanced penalty for stalkers of children.”.
Not later than 1 year after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Attorney General shall submit a report to Congress, which shall—
(1) include an evaluation of Federal, tribal, State, and local efforts to enforce laws relating to stalking; and