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Sep 17, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
This bill was introduced on September 17, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 17, 1996
Length: 2 pages
To prevent law enforcement agencies from stopping people on highways because of their race or color.
9/17/1996--Introduced.Freedom of the Highways Act of 1996 - Prohibits any law enforcement agency or officer, acting under color of authority, from stopping any person driving or riding in an automobile ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4092 — 104th Congress: Freedom of the Highways Act of 1996. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr4092
“H.R. 4092 — 104th Congress: Freedom of the Highways Act of 1996.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr4092>
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