To amend title 18, United States Code, to establish a corporation to advocate on behalf of individuals in noncapital criminal cases before the Supreme Court of the United States, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2017
Length: 9 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on February 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 7, 2017
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H.R. 969 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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