H.R. 4249 (98th): United States Marshals Service and Witness Security Reform Act of 1984

Introduced:

Oct 28, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 22, 1984 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for the protection of Government witnesses in criminal proceedings, to establish a United States Marshals Service, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 28, 1983
 
Introduced

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May 1, 1984
 
Reported by Committee

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May 22, 1984
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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