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H Amdt 954 - Habeas Corpus Reform Amendment - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (House) (135-283) - (Key vote)

Title: Habeas Corpus Reform Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that would strike provisions relating to habeas corpus reform that place strict limits on the ability of State death row prisoners to challenge in Federal court the constitutionality of their conviction or sentence.

Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Habeas Corpus Reform Amendment


  • Melvin Luther 'Mel' Watt (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
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