S. 214 (110th): Preserving United States Attorney Independence Act of 2007


Jan 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 14, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 14, 2007.


Pub.L. 110-34


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Jul 3, 2007
Length: 1 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend chapter 35 of title 28, United States Code, to preserve the independence of United States attorneys.

Summary (CRS)

6/14/2007--Public Law.Preserving United States Attorney Independence Act of 2007 - Amends the federal judicial code to: (1) allow a person appointed as U.S. attorney to serve until the qualification of ... Read more >


Jan 9, 2007

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Feb 8, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Mar 20, 2007
Passed Senate

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May 22, 2007
Passed House

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Jun 14, 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 214”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (16D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Mar 20, 2007 12:16 p.m.
Bill Passed 94/2
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
May 22, 2007 4:23 p.m.
Passed 306/114

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Passed House
Last Action: Mar 26, 2007

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