S. 842 (107th): Public Safety Act

Introduced:

May 8, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Russell Feingold

Senator from Wisconsin

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 8, 2001
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

bill to ensure that the incarceration of inmates is not provided by private contractors or vendors and that persons charged or convicted of an offense against the United States shall be housed in facilities managed and maintained by Federal, State, or local governments.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2927 (106th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2000

H.R. 1764 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 8, 2001

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 842” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
May 8, 2001

Details

Cosponsors
none
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Votes

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