A bill 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. 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 was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“McConnell Sponsors Bipartisan Bill to Help Protect Correctional Officers and Staff at Kentucky Prisons”
— Sen. Mitch McConnell [R-KY] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 22, 2014
May 8, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 9, 2016
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 238 (114th).
S. 2309 (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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