New Cosponsor — Sep 22, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Fortney “Pete” Stark [D-CA13, 1993-2012]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (3 Democrats).
Dec 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on December 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2009
Length: 7 pages
To provide for the redress of prison abuses, and for other purposes.
Prison Abuse Remedies Act of 2009 - Amends the Civil Rights of Institutionalized Persons Act to:(1) eliminate the requirement of a prior showing of physical injury before a prisoner may ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4109 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4335”). 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 committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4335 — 111th Congress: Prison Abuse Remedies Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4335
“H.R. 4335 — 111th Congress: Prison Abuse Remedies Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4335>
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