Bill Text — Nov 7, 2013
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Mar 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Mar 18, 2013
Length: 5 pages
A bill to ensure the effective administration of criminal justice.
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