H.R. 1796 (104th): Freedom from Union Violence Act

To amend section 1951 (commonly called the Hobbs Act) of title 18 of the United States Code to prevent union violence.

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Jun 8, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 8, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Philip “Phil” Crane

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 8, 1995
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Jun 8, 1995

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