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Jun 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2011
Length: 86 pages
A bill to reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1690 (113th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1231”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1231 — 112th Congress: Second Chance Reauthorization Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1231
“S. 1231 — 112th Congress: Second Chance Reauthorization Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1231>
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