May 8, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 16, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Pennsylvania
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Last Updated: Jul 22, 1996
Length: 9 pages
About the bill
A bill to prohibit false statements to Congress, to clarify congressional authority to obtain truthful testimony, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1734 — 104th Congress: False Statements Penalty Restoration Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1734
“S. 1734 — 104th Congress: False Statements Penalty Restoration Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. August 23, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1734>
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