H.R. 8848 (93rd): Federal Correctional Ombudsman Act


Jun 20, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 20, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ralph Metcalfe

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district


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Full Title

A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to establish an Office of the U.S. Correctional Ombudsman.

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Jun 20, 1973

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H.R. 9381 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 1977

H.R. 10216 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 1973

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