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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 22, 2013
Length: 80 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Huizenga Introduces Bipartisan Legislation To Boost Small Business, Reform Government Run Amok”
— Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] (Sponsor) on May 23, 2013
Dec 12, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3634 (112th).
May 22, 2013
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Mar 26, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1699 (114th).
H.R. 2098 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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