H.R. 4619 (97th): Pretrial Detention Act of 1981

Introduced:

Sep 29, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 29, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Porter

Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend chapter 207 of title 18 of the United States Code with respect to detention of defendants before trial in criminal cases.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 29, 1981
 
Introduced

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