To amend title 18, United States Code, to require the impaneling of a new jury if a jury fails to recommend by unanimous vote a sentence for conviction of a crime punishable by death.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 30, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on November 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Nov 30, 2017
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H.R. 4493 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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