H.R. 4307 (98th): Criminal Justice Act Revision of 1984

Introduced:

Nov 3, 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 21, 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 section 3006A of title 18, United States Code, to improve the delivery of legal services in the criminal justice system to those persons financially unable to obtain adequate representation, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 3, 1983
 
Introduced

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May 1, 1984
 
Reported by Committee

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May 21, 1984
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (11D, 5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5190 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 11, 1981

H.R. 3004 (99th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 14, 1986

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