H.R. 2503: Permanently Ending Receipt by Prisoners Act

To amend title III of the Social Security Act to prevent the payment of unemployment benefits to incarcerated individuals.

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May 21, 2015


Referred to Committee on May 21, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 21, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


David Reichert

Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 21, 2015
Length: 3 pages


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May 21, 2015

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