H.R. 3382 (113th): Smarter Sentencing Act of 2013

The Smarter Sentencing Act of 2014 adjusts federal mandatory sentencing guidelines for a variety of crimes in an effort to reduce the size of the current U.S. prison population and costs associated with it. It reduces the mandatory sentences for drug offenses and expands the ability of non-violent offenders to reduce their sentences under the federal “safety valve.” The ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Oct 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Raúl Labrador

Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 30, 2013
Length: 7 pages

History

Oct 30, 2013
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3382 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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