H.R. 5406 (98th): Foreign Evidence Rules Amendment Act of 1984

A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code with regard to the admissibility of business records kept in foreign nations as evidence in the Courts of the United States.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 10, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 10, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district



Apr 10, 1984

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H.R. 5406 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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