H.R.3317. SAFE Act of 2017

United States Senate
Last action 10 months ago
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Summary

                    Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation Act or the SAFE Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to increase from 5 to 15 years the maximum prison term for an individual who is convicted of female genital mutilation. 
                

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Actions

  • Senate IntroReferral: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

    Wed, Dec 6th 2017
  • House Vote: Passed 409-0. Stopping Abusive Female Exploitation Act of 2017

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules.

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 409 - 0 (Roll no. 656).

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 409 - 0 (Roll no. 656). (text: CR H9637)

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H9640)

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3317.

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business.

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Mr. Rutherford moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H9637-9639)

    Tue, Dec 5th 2017
  • House Committee: Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.

    Thu, Nov 2nd 2017
  • House Committee: Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.

    Thu, Nov 2nd 2017
  • House Committee: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

    Thu, Aug 17th 2017
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

    Wed, Jul 19th 2017