About the bill
A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to provide the protections of habeas corpus for certain incapacitated individuals whose life is in jeopardy, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
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.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 539 — 109th Congress: Incapacitated Persons Legal Protection Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s539
“S. 539 — 109th Congress: Incapacitated Persons Legal Protection Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. August 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s539>
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