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    Baseball Antitrust Exemption

    The subcommittee held hearings on professional baseball’s antitrust exemption.

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    Crime Legislation Conference

    Lawmakers met to work out a final version of the crime bill. Congressional negotiators met for the first time today to resolve the differences between the House and Senate versions of…

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    Assault Weapons Legislation

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    North American Free Trade Agreement

    Witnesses testified concerning the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the possible long-term effects of ratification on immigration, business and the border states.

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    Brady Bill Markup Hearing

    Committee members spoke about the six year effort to garner committee approval for the Brady Bill. The Brady Bill would create a waiting period for the purchase of handgun and would…

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    Crime Control and Enforcement Act

    Members of the subcommittee and freshman members of the Judiciary Committee made opening statements, after which Mr. Heyman testified on the proposed crime legislation. Issues included the…

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    Handgun Control

    Witnesses testified concerning the Brady Bill and efforts to limit the availability of firearms to those who have a tendency for violence. The witnesses described their experiences and the…

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    Child Protection Act Hearings

    The witnesses testified concerning the National Child Protection Act which would create a national database with the names of persons convicted of crimes against children.

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    Judicial Discipline and Removal

    The subcommittee heard testimony on a draft report from the National Commission on Judicial Discipline and Removal on the removal process for lifetime judicial appointments. Witnesses…

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    Freedom of Choice Act Markup

    The committee considered U.S. policy on abortion in a markup session for the Freedom of Choice Act, legislation that would codify a woman’s right to an abortion. The legislation would also…

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    U.S. Drug Policy

    In an excerpt from a National Summit on Drug Policy sponsored by the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Attorney General Reno discussed U.S. drug control policy, including drug…

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    U.S. Drug Policy

    Civil rights activist Reverend Jackson spoke on U.S. drug control policy in the 1993 National Summit on U.S. Drug Policy sponsored by the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime. In his…

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    U.S. Drug Policy

    Law enforcement officials spoke at the 1993 National Summit on U.S. Drug Policy, sponsored by the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime headed by Rep. Schumer, who spoke briefly to begin…

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    U.S. Drug Policy

    Law enforcement officials and drug treatment counselors spoke in a forum on “The Domestic Front: Law Enforcement, Treatment and Prevention,” during the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime…

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    U.S. Drug Policy

    Several drug policy analysts spoke in a forum on the U.S. war on drugs during the 1993 National Summit on U.S. Drug Policy sponsored by the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime. The…

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    Access to Abortion Clinics

    The subcommittee heard testimony on the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act, which would seek to prohibit the practice by opponents of abortion of preventing pregnant women from…

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    World Trade Center Bombing, Part 2

    The House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Criminal Justice investigated the World Trade Center bombing.

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