H.R. 472: Eric Williams Correctional Officer Protection Act of 2015


Jan 22, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 22, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 22, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


David McKinley

Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2015
Length: 5 pages


1% chance of being enacted (details)

See Instead:

S. 238 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Mar 9, 2016

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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.

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Jan 22, 2015

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