Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 977 — 110th Congress: Furthering the Independence of Federal Prosecutors Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s977
“S. 977 — 110th Congress: Furthering the Independence of Federal Prosecutors Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s977>
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