To reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2015
Length: 36 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on January 12, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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92 Cosponsors (70 Democrats, 22 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Cohen Hails Committee Vote to Give Ex-Offenders a Second Chance”
— Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 12, 2016
Nov 13, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3465 (113th).
Jul 29, 2015
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Jan 12, 2016
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Jun 13, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2899 (115th).
H.R. 3406 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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