S. 2831 (96th): A bill to amend the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure and the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with respect to examination of prospective jurors.


Jun 13, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 13, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Birch Bayh
Senator from Indiana

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6/13/1980--Introduced.Amends Rule 24 of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure and Rule 47 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to require that a court permit the defendant and Government ...

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Jun 13, 1980


6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
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