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H.R. 3618: Student Disciplinary Fairness Act of 2017

To amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to establish the Office of School Discipline Policy, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Cedric Richmond

Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2017
Length: 10 pages

Jul 28, 2017


Introduced on Jul 28, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 28, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jul 28, 2017

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Ordered Reported

Passed House (Senate next)

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 3618 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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