H.R. 2610 (99th): A bill to enforce the fourteenth article of amendment to the Constitution with respect to certain law enforcement misconduct by providing a substitute remedy for the existing remedy of exclusion of evidence, and for other purposes.


May 23, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bobbi Fiedler

Representative for California's 21st congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

5/23/1985--Introduced.Prohibits the exclusion of evidence against the accused in a State criminal case where such evidence was obtained by a State officer, employee, or agent in violation of the United ... Read more >

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May 23, 1985

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H.R. 4407 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 1983

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