To rename the Bureau of Prisons as the Bureau of Corrections.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 2, 2013
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Jeffries, Chaffetz Introduce The Bureau Of Corrections Renaming Act”
— Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY8] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 8, 2013
Aug 2, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 5, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 760 (114th).
H.R. 2984 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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