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Dec 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 12, 2011
Length: 80 pages
To amend title 18, United States Code, to require Federal Prison Industries to compete for its contracts minimizing its unfair competition with private sector firms and their non-inmate workers and empowering Federal agencies to get the best value for taxpayers' dollars, to provide a five-year period during which Federal Prison Industries adjusts to obtaining inmate work opportunities through other than its mandatory source status, to enhance inmate access to remedial and vocational opportunities and other rehabilitative opportunities to better prepare inmates for a successful return to society, to authorize alternative inmate work opportunities in support of non-profit organizations and other public service programs, and for other purposes.
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Last Action: May 22, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3634 — 112th Congress: Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3634
“H.R. 3634 — 112th Congress: Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3634>
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