|Sponsor||Rep. Smith, Lamar|
|Date||September 20, 2011 (112th Congress, 1st Session)|
|Staff Contact||Sarah Makin|
On Tuesday, September 20, 2011, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 2944 under a suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. The resolution was introduced by Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) on September 15, 2011 and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
H.R. 2944 would extend the United States Parole Commission authorization for three years. The bill would also require the United States Parole Commission to submit a report within 180 days of enactment to the Committees on the Judiciary of the Senate and House of Representatives on the following information:
CBO did not have a cost estimate for H.R. 2944 at press time.