H.R. 5526 (98th): A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code with respect to escape from custody resulting from civil commitment.

Introduced:

Apr 26, 1984
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 July 30, 1984 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district

Democrat

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History

Apr 26, 1984
 
Introduced

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Jun 26, 1984
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 30, 1984
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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