H.R. 2615 (99th): A bill to amend section 2254 of title 28 of the United States Code to limit release of State prisoners by Federal courts pending Federal habeas corpus consideration.

Introduced:

May 23, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Bobbi Fiedler

Representative for California's 21st congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
5/23/1985--Introduced.Amends the Federal judicial code to deny Federal courts jurisdiction to grant bail to or release on recognizance inmates incarcerated under a State conviction prior to the conclusion of a ... Read more >
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H.R. 4409 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 1983

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History

Introduced
May 23, 1985

Details

Cosponsors
none
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Votes

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