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H.R. 6964 (115th): Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2018

To reauthorize and improve the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Jason Lewis

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2018
Length: 38 pages
Introduced:

Sep 28, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-385

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 1809: Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2017

Passed House (Senate next) on May 23, 2017. 93% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 860: Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2017

Passed Senate (House next) on Aug 1, 2017. 84% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Sep 28, 2018
 
Introduced

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Sep 28, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 11, 2018
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 13, 2018
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 21, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 6964 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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