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Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of 2001

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime.

Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of 2001

hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, on H.R. 1577, April 26, 2001.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Federal Prison Industries, inc.,
    • Federal Prison Industries -- Procurement.,
    • Prison industries -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Public contracts -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .J858 2001k
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 149 p. :
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3997878M
      ISBN 100160659027
      LC Control Number2001344144
      OCLC/WorldCa47778957

      For example, in , the Prison Industries Reform Act of called for the elimination of UNICOR's mandatory source status. In , the Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act sought to require UNICOR to consider whether industries producing UNICOR-like products had an unemployment rate higher than the national average. Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA]: Mr. Chairman, I rise in support of H.R. , the Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of I thank my colleagues in the Committee on the Judiciary for their overwhelming support of the "sense of Congress" language I offered during Full Committee markup that would clarify the work-based program newly established in Section 17 of this legislation.

      The Chamber and the Coalition strongly support H.R. , the Hoekstra-Frank-Collins-Maloney Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act Coalition of Mr. Chairman, we would like to thank you and Ranking Member Velasquez for cosponsoring this bill and for your continued support of comprehensive FPI reform.   Business lobbyists and federal managers are joining forces to attack the system that gives a federal prison labor firm advantages in contracting with agencies. Shawn Zeller

        They spoke in favor of H.R. , “Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of ” Current U.S. law, they said, requires federal agencies to purchase products from FPI as long as FPI meets several criteria. FPI already must manufacture the product, and it must bid a price that is equal to or below the highest offer. Federal Prison Industries Legislation has been introduced in the House of Representatives that would dramatically alter Federal Prison Industries (FPI). According to its co-sponsors, the bill--the Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of would impose long-overdue and much-needed restraints on the FPI, which they charge.


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Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of 2001 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, on H.R.Ap (Book, ) [] Get this from a library.

The Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of changes the way Federal Prison Industries (FPI) is able to operate and forces them to compete openly and fairly for contracts they are currently guaranteed by statute.

The foundation this country was built on. Text of H.R. (th): Federal Prison Industries Competition in as of (Introduced version). H.R. (th): Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of   H.R. (th) was a bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the thCongress, which met from Jan 3, to Shown Here:Reported to House with amendment (s) (07/16/) Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of - Amends the Federal criminal code to replace provisions regarding the purchase of prison-made products by Federal departments with provisions establishing a Government-wide procurement policy relating to purchases from Federal Prison Industries (FPI).

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NFIB supports H.R. Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of because it seeks to reform FPI to make it more accountable to the public and less predatory to small business. While the FY05 omnibus-spending bill did end FPI's mandatory source status, this bill is needed for further reform of the FPI.

Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting. Rep. Bill Huizenga, MI introduced HRthe Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of The legislation will allow textile rental services to compete on equal footing.

Background: Under this bill, a government-owned corporation that employs federal prisoners. UNICOR is a correctional program.

The whole impetus behind UNICOR is not about business, but about inmate release preparation. They spoke in favor of H.R. "Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of " Current U.S. law, they said, requires federal agencies to purchase products from FPI as long as FPI meets several criteria.

FPI already must manufacture the product, and it must bid a price that is equal to or below the highest offer. rept. - federal prison industries competition in contracting act of th congress (). The Resource Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of report together with dissenting views (to accompany H.R.

) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office) Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of report together with dissenting views (to accompany H.R. They spoke in favor of H.R."Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of " Current U.S.

law, they said, requires federal agencies to purchase products from FPI as long as FPI meets several criteria. FPI already must manufacture the product, and it must bid a price that is equal to or below the highest offer. Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, on H.R.Ap by United States (Book).

Shortly before Congress’ holiday recess, the House of Representatives passed HR —the Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act.

Re: H.R. -Federal Prison Industries Competition Contracting Act of Dear Representatives Sensenbrenner and Conyers: We are writing to oppose H.R. a bill that would eliminate the mandatory source requirement in current law that gives preference in certain government contracts to the Federal Prison Industries Corporation (FPI, also commonly referred to as UNICOR).

In April, Rep. Peter Hoekstra, R-Mich., introduced the Federal Prisons Industries Competition in Contracting Act of (H.R.

), a bill. In fiscal yearthe prison industry netted $ million in sales and $ million in profit. On Sept. 14,the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act, which would have eliminated UNICOR’s monopoly on offering goods and services to federal government agencies.

The legislation, called the Federal Prison Industries Competition Contracting Act of (HR ) and sponsored by Rep. Peter Hoekstra (R-MI), is set for markup this morning before the full House Judiciary Committee.

Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of - (Sec. 2) Amends the Federal criminal code to replace provisions regarding the purchase of prison-made products by Federal departments with provisions establishing a Government-wide procurement policy relating to purchases from Federal Prison Industries (FPI), which shall.2 House Report on the Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of (HR), p.

3 House Report on the Federal Prison Industries Competition in Contracting Act of (HR), p. 4 "Toxic Sweatshops", pPrison Industries Act Summary: limitations on how prison industries may impact non-prison industries within the state. The Act also sets forth the requirements and responsibilities of the state commission of corrections, the governor, and other officers and agencies in relation to inmate The department may contract with: (1) another.