H.Con.Res.75 - Expressing the sense of the Congress that States should work more aggressively to attack the problem of violent crimes committed by repeat offenders and criminals serving abbreviated sentences.105th Congress (1997-1998)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Barcia, James A. [D-MI-5] (Introduced 05/07/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 105-157|
|Latest Action:||06/16/1998 Message on Senate action sent to the House.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||07/29/1997 : Passed House|
This bill has the status Passed Senate
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Subject — Policy Area:
- Crime and Law Enforcement
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Summary: H.Con.Res.75 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/07/1997)
Commends 25 specified States for their efforts with respect to prison time served by criminal offenders.
Encourages all remaining States to adopt legislation to increase the time served by violent felons.
Reemphasizes that individuals who commit violent crime should serve at least 85 percent of their sentence.