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S. 2502: Kenneth P. Thompson Begin Again Act


The text of the bill below is as of Dec 13, 2021 (Reported by Senate Committee).


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Calendar No. 183

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 2502

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 28, 2021

(for himself, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Tillis, and Ms. Hirono) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

December 13, 2021

Reported by , without amendment

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.

1.

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,.

December 13, 2021

Reported without amendment