Category: Crime and Public Safety
HR 115 (2017) Thin Blue Line Act
House/Senate Bill: House
Description: Adds the killing or attempted killing of a state or local law enforcement officer or first responder - not just a federal law enforcement officer - to the list of aggravating factors justifying the death penalty in a federal case.
Bill Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 05/16/2017
Next Voting Date: Thu, 05/18/2017