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.
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Sponsor and status
Robert “Bobby” Scott
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011
Length: 42 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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86 Cosponsors (81 Democrats, 5 Republicans)
Oct 16, 2007
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3846 (110th).
Dec 2, 2009
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1064 (111th).
Aug 1, 2011
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Mar 21, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1318 (113th).
H.R. 2721 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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