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Apr 26, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on April 26, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Arkansas
4/26/1977--Introduced.Requires that a separate sentencing hearing be held when a defendant is found guilty of, or pleads guilty to, an offense for which one of the possible sentences is death.Sets ... Read more >
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