H.R. 550 (95th): Federal Correctional Ombudsman Act


Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ralph Metcalfe
Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district

See Instead:

H.R. 9381 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 29, 1977

H.R. 7568 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 2, 1977

About the bill

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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Related Bills

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H.R. 8848 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 1973

H.R. 9381 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 1977

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Jan 4, 1977


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