Violent Crime Legislation

Rep. Livingston, member of the House Appropriations Committee, held a news conference in the U.S. Capitol to introduce H.R. 5567, legislation that he said… read more

Rep. Livingston, member of the House Appropriations Committee, held a news conference in the U.S. Capitol to introduce H.R. 5567, legislation that he said would put a dent in the nation’s violent crime problems. The legislation, called the Life Imprisonment for Egregious Recidivists Act or more concisely the “Lifer Act,” would place a mandatory life sentence on a criminal convicted of a federal violent felony if the person has two or more violent felony convictions in his or her past. close

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Program ID:
26965-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 10, 1992 | 3:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jul 10, 1992 | 3:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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