H.R. 4115 (96th): A bill to provide for the review of the behavior of individual justices and judges by three-judge panels.


May 16, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 16, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Findley

Representative for Illinois's 20th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

5/16/1979--Introduced.Authorizes the Chief Justice of the United States to select, on his own initiative or on the request of two justices, two Federal judges, or one justice and one judge, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 16, 1979

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Related Bills

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H.R. 9451 (95th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 5, 1977

H.R. 6942 (97th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 5, 1982

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