Summary: S.2920 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (11/20/2019)

Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019

This bill reauthorizes through FY2029, modifies, and establishes new programs and activities under the Violence Against Women Act, which provides funding and other support to prevent and respond to domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking.

Among the bill's changes, it expands activities in rural areas and among tribal populations; addresses female genital mutilation; and establishes new protections to promote housing stability for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking.