To amend title 18, United States Code, to make improvements in crimnial law and procedure, and for other purposes.
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Jun 21, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 21, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1400 (102nd).
H.R. 2709 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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