H.R. 3864: Effective Assistance of Counsel in the Digital Era Act

To prevent certain monitoring and interception by Federal authorities of Federal prisoner communications that are subject to attorney-client privilege.

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Oct 29, 2015


Referred to Committee on Oct 29, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on October 29, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Hakeem Jeffries

Representative for New York's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2015
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Oct 29, 2015

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