A bill to ensure the effective administration of criminal justice.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 18, 2013
Length: 5 pages
Mar 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 18, 2013
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S. 597 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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