To reauthorize and improve the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2015
Length: 114 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on June 11, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Scott Introduces Bill to Reauthorize Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act”
— Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3] (Sponsor) on Jun 11, 2015
Jun 11, 2015
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H.R. 2728 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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