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Jul 13, 1982
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6737”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
11 cosponsors (8R, 3D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6737>
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|quote=A bill to abolish the insanity defense for Federal crimes.