H.R. 4092 (104th): Freedom of the Highways Act of 1996

Introduced:

Sep 17, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 17, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas Foglietta
Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 17, 1996
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prevent law enforcement agencies from stopping people on highways because of their race or color.

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History

Introduced
Sep 17, 1996

Details

Cosponsors
26 cosponsors (26D) (show)
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Votes

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