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S. 1684: No Leniency for Terrorists Act of 2019

The text of the bill below is as of May 23, 2019 (Introduced).


II

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1684

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 23 (legislative day, May 22), 2019

(for himself and Mr. Shelby) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To prevent prisoners who have been convicted of terrorism related offenses from being eligible for early release, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the No Leniency for Terrorists Act of 2019.

2.

Early release exception

(a)

In general

Section 3624(b) of title 18, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (1)—

(A)

by striking Subject to paragraph (2) each place it appears and inserting Subject to paragraphs (2) and (5) ; and

(B)

by striking year and inserting year,; and

(2)

by adding at the end the following:

(5)

A prisoner may not receive credit toward service of the prisoner’s sentence for a crime under—

(A)

chapter 113B of this title; or

(B)

section 206 of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1705) resulting from conspiring with, providing material support or resources to, supplying services to, or otherwise aiding a foreign terrorist organization designated under section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 (8 U.S.C. 1189).

.

(b)

Applicability

This Act and the amendments made by this Act shall apply with respect to each prisoner in the custody of the Bureau of Prisons on or after the date of enactment of this Act.