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Sep 21, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2005
Length: 10 pages
9/21/2005--Introduced.Rewrites provisions of the federal criminal code regarding material witnesses.Authorizes a judicial officer (officer) to:(1) order the arrest of a person as a material witness if it appears from an ... Read more >
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