S. 3014 (95th): A bill to amend titles 18 and 28 of the United States Code to eliminate, and provide an alternative to, the exclusionary rule in Federal criminal proceedings.


Apr 27, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Griffin

Senator from Michigan


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/27/1978--Introduced.Stipulates that evidence otherwise admissible in a Federal criminal proceeding shall not be excluded on the grounds that such evidence was obtained in violation of the Fourth Amendment to the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 27, 1978

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3014”). 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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