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View Poll Results: Have you signed the Federal Prison Work Incentive Act?
Yes, I support it 100% 138 60.00%
No, don't care to 2 0.87%
Not sure what it is (please read below) 49 21.30%
I will now that I know it exist. Thank you 41 17.83%
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Old 11-15-2010, 11:07 AM
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I know they will be back in session today @ 2pm. Waiting on the good news if yo find out anything please keep me updated. Thanks!
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Old 11-20-2010, 08:04 PM
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http://www.opencongress.org/bill/111-h1475/show

Create a login and password and then VOTE to APPROVE THIS BILLL....HR 1475

Once you register, an email will be sent to you to confirm your registration. Then, you can login and find the BILL HR 1475 again and VOTE to APPROVE on the right hand side of the page.

You will also be given contact info for your local Congressmen. EMAIL AND CALL THEM!!!!! YOU ONLY HAVE UNTIL DEC 3RD TO DO THIS!! Link below will give you and example of what to say.

http://www.fedcure.org/actionalert.shtml
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How can I vote in support of this Bill? I live in Canada and my husband is currently incarcerated in Texas.
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how do i sigh this?/
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Did this bill ever pass?
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I found this on info on it - Dont know if it is correct.

This bill was never brought to vote. It was referred to the Homeland Security Committee on Crime and Terrorism and apparently it never was sent out for a vote.
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I will most DEFINATLY be spreading the word!! Thank you for your knowledge!
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Thanks i didnt even know about this site!! I know my man was saying something about the rick scott thing that they were going to release inmates early but i havent been able to find anything but it being rumors so this helps alot!!! Thanks
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That is an excellent website. I think I will pass it on to my friends...
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I have read and signed! I am hoping we can all make a change in some way!
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I don't know why this was recently brought to the forefront, but it is an old post and there is a new HR 1475. I just want people to be aware. When I googled HR 1475, I got:
Gun Trafficking Prevention Act of 2017

This bill amends the federal criminal code to make trafficking in firearms a crime. Specifically, it prohibits:

purchasing or transferring a firearm with the intent to deliver it to a prohibited person;
providing false or misleading material information in connection with a firearm purchase or transfer; and
directing, promoting, or facilitating such prohibited conduct.
The prohibition does not apply to a firearm lawfully acquired to give as a gift or lawfully received as a gift.

A person who commits a gun trafficking offense is subject to a prison term of up to 20 years (or 25 years if such person also acted as an organizer). A person who conspires to commit a gun trafficking offense is subject to a prison term of up to 10 years.

The U.S. Sentencing Commission must review and, if appropriate, amend the sentencing guidelines and policy statements that apply to persons convicted of trafficking in firearms.
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