Description: H.Amdt. 526 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

Amendment, as modified, requires Federal inmates to earn a General Educational Development (GED) certificate as a condition of receiving early release from prison.


An amendment to require federal prisoners who do not possess a high school diploma or its equivalent to earn a General Education Development certificate before they are eligible for early release from prison. As modified, the amendment allows the Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons to make exemptions to the GED requirement as necessary.

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