H.R. 4338: District of Columbia Home Rule Clemency Act

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 6, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 6, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Eleanor Norton

Delegate for District of Columbia At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To provide that the authority to grant clemency for offenses against the District of Columbia shall be exercised in accordance with law enacted by the District of Columbia.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 6, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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