H.R. 3846 (110th): Youth Prison Reduction through Opportunities, Mentoring, Intervention, Support, and Education Act


Oct 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bobby” Scott

Representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2007
Length: 53 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for evidence-based and promising practices related to juvenile delinquency and criminal street gang activity prevention and intervention to help build individual, family, and community strength and resiliency to ensure that youth lead productive, safe, healthy, gang-free, and law-abiding lives.

Summary (CRS)

Youth Prison Reduction through Opportunities, Mentoring, Intervention, Support, and Education Act or the Youth PROMISE Act - Amends the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to establish a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 16, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3846”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


87 cosponsors (84D, 3R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1064 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Dec 2, 2009

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