S. 714 (111th): National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2010


Mar 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 21, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim Webb

Senator from Virginia



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Last Updated: May 6, 2010
Length: 36 pages

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H.R. 5143 (same title)
Passed House — Jul 27, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish the National Criminal Justice Commission.

Summary (CRS)

5/6/2010--Reported to Senate amended.National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2010 - Establishes the National Criminal Justice Commission to undertake a comprehensive review of all areas of the criminal justice system, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 26, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 21, 2010
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 714”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


39 cosponsors (35D, 3R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 306 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 2011

H.R. 5143 (Related)
National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2010

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 27, 2010

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