Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 7, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 7, 2015.
Jul 13, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on July 13, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6737 — 97th Congress: A bill to abolish the insanity defense for Federal crimes.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6737
“H.R. 6737 — 97th Congress: A bill to abolish the insanity defense for Federal crimes..” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. September 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6737>
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|quote=A bill to abolish the insanity defense for Federal crimes.