H.R. 2934 (111th): Common Sense in Sentencing Act of 2009
Jun 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 18, 2009, 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: Jun 18, 2009
Length: 2 pages
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To amend title 18, United States Code, to prevent unjust and irrational criminal punishments.
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Last Action: Jul 24, 2009
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