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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Restoring Identity and Dignity Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 18, United States Code, to require that Bureau of Prisons help Federal prisoners who are being released to obtain appropriate ID to facilitate their reentry into society, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

10/26/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

11/17/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
10/26/2017Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/26/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (3)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13]* 10/26/2017
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8]* 10/26/2017
Rep. Evans, Dwight [D-PA-2]* 10/26/2017

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary10/26/2017 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations11/17/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (10/26/2017)

Restoring Identity and Dignity Act

This bill amends the federal criminal code to require the Bureau of Prisons, as part of prerelease planning procedures, to help a prisoner pay the cost of applying for benefits and obtaining documents.