Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 7, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
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Aug 1, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on September 19, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
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.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 14, 1986
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. September 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1581>
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