S. 977 (110th): Furthering the Independence of Federal Prosecutors Act of 2007


Mar 23, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 23, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ken Salazar

Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: Mar 23, 2007
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend chapter 11 of title 18, United States Code, to ensure United States attorneys are able to act impartially, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/23/2007--Introduced.Furthering the Independence of Federal Prosecutors Act of 2007 - Amends the federal criminal code to impose a fine and/or prison term of up to one year for intentionally coercing, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 23, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 977”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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