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Jan 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on January 3, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district
A bill to promote prisoner rehabilitation through assessment of the role of correctional officers by requiring a study of the classification of prevailing rate positions within the Bureau of Prisons; to place a moratorium on the downgrading of prevailing rate positions within the Bureau of Prisons; and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6400 (98th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 443”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 443 — 99th Congress: Prison Employment Security Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr443
“H.R. 443 — 99th Congress: Prison Employment Security Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr443>
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