Vote — Aug 3, 2015 5:36 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 53/46
Mar 13, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This bill was introduced on June 6, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
A bill to restore an enforceable federal death penalty, to curb the abuse of habeas corpus, to reform the exclusionary rule, to combat criminal violence involving firearms, to protect witnesses and other participants in the criminal justice system from violence and intimidation, to address the problem of gangs and serious juvenile offenders, to combat terrorism, to combat sexual violence and child abuse, to provide for drug testing of offenders in the criminal justice process, to secure the right of victims and defendants to equal justice without regard to race or color, to enhance the rights of crime victims, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 635 — 102nd Congress: Comprehensive Violent Crime Control Act of 1991. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s635
“S. 635 — 102nd Congress: Comprehensive Violent Crime Control Act of 1991.” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. August 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s635>
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