S. 1507 (104th): Parole Commission Phaseout Act of 1996


Dec 22, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 2, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 2, 1996.


Pub.L. 104-232


Orrin Hatch

Senator from Utah



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Last Updated: Sep 20, 1996
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the extension of the Parole Commission to oversee cases of prisoners sentenced under prior law, to reduce the size of the Parole Commission, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/17/1996--Passed House amended.Parole Commission Phaseout Act of 1996 - Amends the Sentencing Reform Act of 1984 to extend by five years the term of the United States Parole Commission. Authorizes ... Read more >


Dec 22, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 22, 1995
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 16, 1996
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by House Committee.

Sep 17, 1996
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 20, 1996
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 2, 1996
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1507”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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