About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to establish an independent Public Attorney to further insure the separation of constitutional powers and the administration of justice.
- Summary (CRS)
9/17/1974--Introduced.Public Attorney Act - Establishes the Office of Public Attorney, under the direction of the Public Attorney, to be designated by three retired appellate court judges who, in turn, shall ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Sep 17, 1974
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 4010”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 4010 — 93rd Congress: Public Attorney Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/s4010
“S. 4010 — 93rd Congress: Public Attorney Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/s4010>
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