To expand compassionate release authority and elderly home confinement access for offenders with heightened coronavirus risk.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 15, 2020
Length: 10 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 15, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 15, 2020
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H.R. 6900 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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