About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title 28, United States Code, to set certain limitations on habeas corpus cases involving the dealth penalty.
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Apr 13, 1989
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1953”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Habeas Corpus Revision Act of 1990
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 7, 1990
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1953 — 101st Congress: Death Penalty Implementation Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr1953
“H.R. 1953 — 101st Congress: Death Penalty Implementation Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr1953>
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