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H.R. 1924: Kenneth P. Thompson Begin Again Act


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 16, 2021 (Introduced).


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117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1924

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 16, 2021

(for himself, Mr. Taylor, Mr. Nadler, and Mr. Crenshaw) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To provide first-time, low-level, nonviolent simple possession offenders an opportunity to expunge that conviction after successful completion of court-imposed probation.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Kenneth P. Thompson Begin Again Act.

2.

Eliminating age requirement for ex­punge­ment of certain convictions for simple possession of controlled substances by nonviolent offenders

Section 3607(c) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking and the person was less than twenty-one years old at the time of the offense,.