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Published 6:05 am Monday, January 9, 2006
Violence Against Women Act signed by the president
I was a cosponsor of similar legislation in the House, and I was pleased to see this important legislation become law.
It extends the good work started with the passage of the original Violence against Women Act of 1994 by extending core programs and adding new, stricter provisions.
Specifically, the act: