H.R. 2612 (99th): A bill to amend section 1979 of the Revised Statutes of the United States to limit the use of civil actions under that section to review the conditions of imprisonment of State and local prisoners.
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.
Representative for California's 21st congressional district
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- 5/23/1985--Introduced.Amends the Revised Statutes of the United States to require State inmates who seek to relieve their conditions of imprisonment through a civil action alleging deprivation of their constitutional rights ...
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Last Action: Nov 16, 1983
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