S. 842 (107th): Public Safety Act
May 8, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 8, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wisconsin
Read Text »
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.
- 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Find Similar Bills
Search for similar bills.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 842 — 107th Congress: Public Safety Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s842
“S. 842 — 107th Congress: Public Safety Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. March 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s842>
|title=S. 842 (107th)
|accessdate=March 3, 2015
|author=107th Congress (2001)
|date=May 8, 2001
|quote=Public Safety Act