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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. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1581>
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