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 Florida's 26th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2016
Length: 96 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 22, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
20 Cosponsors (11 Democrats, 9 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Curbelo's Bill to Help At-Risk Youth Passes House”
— Rep. Carlos Curbelo [R-FL26, 2015-2018] (Sponsor) on Sep 22, 2016
“Rokita supports passage of juvenile justice reform”
— Rep. Todd Rokita [R-IN4, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 22, 2016
H.R. 5963 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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