About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend section 3006A of title 18, United States Code, to improve the delivery of legal services in the criminal justice system to those persons financially unable to obtain adequate representation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1581 — 99th Congress: Criminal Justice Act Revision of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1581
“S. 1581 — 99th Congress: Criminal Justice Act Revision of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. May 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1581>
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