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S. 3422 (114th): Private Prison Information Act of 2016

A bill to require non-Federal prison, correctional, and detention facilities holding Federal prisoners or detainees under a contract with the Federal Government to make the same information available to the public that Federal prisons and correctional facilities are required to make available.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Sep 28, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Sep 28, 2016
 
Introduced

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S. 3422 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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