A bill to reform the use of solitary confinement and other forms of restrictive housing in the Bureau of Prisons, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 19, 2018
Length: 42 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on April 19, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Senator Lankfords Office Releases 2016 Activity Report”
— Sen. James Lankford [R-OK] on Jan 11, 2017
Sep 28, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3432 (114th).
Apr 19, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 7, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 719.
S. 2724 (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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Solitary Confinement Reform Act, S. 2724, 115th Cong. (2018).
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