A bill to reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 1, 2014
Length: 40 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Leahy, Portman Introduce Legislation To Support Ex-Offenders & Reduce Crime”
— Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] (Sponsor) on Nov 13, 2013
“Portman Secures Ex-Offender Reentry Program Grant for Hamilton County”
— Sen. Robert “Rob” Portman [R-OH] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 24, 2014
Jul 21, 2011
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1231 (112th).
Nov 13, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 11, 2014
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Sep 18, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 1690 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1690. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
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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