H.R. 3071 (104th): Effective Counterterrorism Act of 1996


Mar 12, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jerrold Nadler

Representative for New York's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 12, 1996
Length: 70 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To combat terrorism.

Summary (CRS)

3/12/1996--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Criminal Acts Title II: Increased Penalties Title III: Investigative Tools Title IV: Nuclear Materials Title V: Convention on the Marking of Plastic Explosives Title VI: ... Read more >

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Mar 12, 1996

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3071”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 2703 (Related)
Effective Death Penalty and Public Safety Act of 1996

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 14, 1996

H.R. 1710 (Related)
Comprehensive Antiterrorism Act of 1995

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 20, 1995

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