S. 1581 (99th): Criminal Justice Act Revision of 1985

Introduced:

Aug 1, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Strom Thurmond

Senator from South Carolina

Republican

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.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3004 (Related)
Criminal Justice Act Revision of 1986

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 14, 1986

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1581” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Aug 1, 1985
Reported by Committee
Sep 19, 1986

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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