To amend title 18, United States Code, to authorize the Director of the Bureau of Prisons to issue oleoresin capsicum spray to officers and employees of the Bureau of Prisons.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 8, 2014
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 8, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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11 Cosponsors (7 Republicans, 4 Democrats)
May 8, 2014
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Jan 22, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 472 (114th).
H.R. 4607 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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