H.R. 4827 (98th): Sentencing Revision Act of 1984


Feb 9, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district


See Instead:

H.R. 6012 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Aug 8, 1984

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code with respect to sentencing, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/9/1984--Introduced.Sentencing Revision Act of 1984 - Amends the Federal criminal code to set forth a new sentencing structure applicable to a defendant who is found guilty of an offense under ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 1984

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4827”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 6012 (Related)
Sentencing Revision Act of 1984

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Aug 8, 1984

H.J.Res. 648 (Related)
A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1985, and for other ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 12, 1984

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