All Information (Except Text) for S.619 - Justice Safety Valve Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Paul, Rand [R-KY] (Introduced 03/20/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/20/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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|03/20/2013||Introduced in Senate|
03/20/2013 Introduced in Senate
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|03/20/2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
Action By: Senate
03/20/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
|Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT]*||03/20/2013|
|Sen. Levin, Carl [D-MI]||04/22/2013|
|Sen. King, Angus S., Jr. [I-ME]||05/20/2013|
|Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY]||09/17/2013|
|Sen. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT]||10/28/2013|
|Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD]||02/10/2014|
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|Senate Judiciary||03/20/2013||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (03/20/2013)
Justice Safety Valve Act of 2013 - Amends the federal criminal code to authorize a federal court to impose a sentence below a statutory minimum if necessary to avoid violating federal provisions prescribing factors courts must consider in imposing a sentence. Requires the court to give the parties notice of its intent to impose a lower sentence and to state in writing the factors requiring such a sentence.