All Information (Except Text) for S.1127 - Justice Safety Valve Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Paul, Rand [R-KY] (Introduced 05/16/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/16/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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|05/16/2017||Introduced in Senate|
05/16/2017 Introduced in Senate
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|05/16/2017||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
Action By: Senate
05/16/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
|Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT]*||05/16/2017|
|Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]*||05/16/2017|
|Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA]||09/11/2017|
|Sen. Harris, Kamala D. [D-CA]||11/26/2018|
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|Senate Judiciary||05/16/2017||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (05/16/2017)
Justice Safety Valve Act of 2017
This bill amends the federal criminal code to authorize a court to impose a sentence below the mandatory minimum if it determines, after considering certain factors, that the mandatory minimum sentence is greater than necessary.