H.R. 6057 (97th): Federal Criminal Victims and Witnesses Assistance Act

Introduced:

Apr 1, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 1, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Martin Russo

Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide compensation for the victims of crime, assistance to witnesses in criminal cases, and an increase in witness fees.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 1, 1982
 
Introduced

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