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Jun 8, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
This bill was introduced on June 8, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Jun 8, 1995
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To amend section 1951 (commonly called the Hobbs Act) of title 18 of the United States Code to prevent union violence.
6/8/1995--Introduced.Freedom from Union Violence Act - Amends the Hobbs Act to:(1) revise the definition of "extortion" to mean the obtaining of property from another, with his or her consent, induced ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1796 — 104th Congress: Freedom from Union Violence Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr1796
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