H.R.5698 - Protect and Serve Act of 2018115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rutherford, John H. [R-FL-4] (Introduced 05/08/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 115-672|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/17/2018 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.5698 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (05/16/2018)
Protect and Serve Act of 2018
(Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to knowingly assault a law enforcement officer causing serious bodily injury (or to attempt to do so) in circumstances that affect interstate commerce.
It imposes criminal penalties—a prison term of up to 10 years, a fine, or both—on a violator.