To reauthorize the grant program of the Department of Justice for reentry of offenders into the community, to establish a task force on Federal programs and activities relating to the reentry of offenders into the community, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 19, 2005
Length: 40 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on July 26, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jun 23, 2004
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4676 (108th).
Apr 19, 2005
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Jul 26, 2006
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H.R. 1704 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1704. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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