H.R. 1830 (95th): A bill to authorize in certain cases the appointment of a special judicial prosecutor and investigators to assist grand juries in the exercise of their powers.


Jan 13, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 13, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barbara Jordan

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

1/13/1977--Introduced.Empowers a Federal grand jury conducting an inquiry into the activities of an officer in the executive branch to have appointed by a district court judge a special prosecutor to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 13, 1977

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1830”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 213 (94th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 14, 1975

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