Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of 1994

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SeriesReport / 103d Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 103-511.
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Pagination26 p. ;
Number of Pages26
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S. 24, the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of hearing before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Third. A panel of legal experts argued against renewal of the Watergate-era independent counsel law when it expires J Book TV Weekends on C Reauthorization of the Indep. Counsel Act. Text of Reno's Petition for Starr. By The Associated Press In accordance with the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of , I hereby notify in .   Independent Counsel Statute Reauthorization The panelists discussed whether to change the law that created independent counsel which was established in and is Febru

Get this from a library! Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of report of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, to accompany S. 24, to reauthorize the independent counsel law for an additional 5 years, and for other purposes.. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs.].   "(2) The Independent Counsel shall have jurisdiction and authority to investigate to the maximum extent authorized by the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of , whether Monica Lewinsky. The term 'special prosecutor' was used throughout the Watergate era, but was replaced by the less confrontational 'independent counsel' in the reauthorization of the Ethics in Government Act. Those appointed under that act after are generally referred to as 'independent counsels'. Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of , Pub. L. No. , Stat. (codified in 28 U.S.C. §§- Future of the Independent Counsel Act.

United States Office of the Independent Counsel was an independent prosecutor — distinct from the Attorney General of the United States Department of Justice — that provided reports to the Congress under 28 U.S.C. § The office was terminated in and replaced by the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Special Counsel.   The “Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of ,” that will give Congress the clout it needs to bring Hillary Rodham Clinton, her husband & the Clinton Foundation to s:   The bar set in the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of is so low that the attorney general is obligated to seek a special prosecutor if she is presented with "specific evidence from a.

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This bill was introduced in the rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, to Dec 1, Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books. Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of Caption title: An Act to Reauthorize the Independent Counsel Law for an Additional 5 Years, and for Other Purposes.

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5/19/Conference report filed in House. Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of - Amends the Federal judicial code to reauthorize the independent counsel law for an additional five years. Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of by U.

Congress; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Special prosecutors; Places: United States. All Info for S - rd Congress (): Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of - Amends the Federal judicial code to reauthorize the independent counsel law for an additional five years.

Text for S - rd Congress (): Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of is undergoing planned maintenance this weekend. Data will be current through Friday, Ap — rd Congress () Purpose: To provide that the President shall submit a list to Congress of personnel in the White House Office, and for other purposes.

An Act. To reauthorize the independent counsel law for an additional 5 years, and for. other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ‘Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of ’.

SEC. FIVE-YEAR REAUTHORIZATION. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Statement on Signing the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of J I am pleased to sign into law S. 24, the reauthorization of the Independent Counsel Act. Text of Order Appointing Starr by the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of whether any individuals or entities have committed a violation of.

Panelists talked about the structure and function of the Independent Counsel Act. The act was established in and is up for reauthorization by Congress next year. Former independent. Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of - Revises and makes permanent the current statute regarding the appointment and duties of independent counsels.

Requires the Attorney General to conduct a preliminary investigation whenever information is received sufficient to constitute grounds to investigate whether persons subject to this Act. Ken Starr served as independent counsel, investigating the Clinton administration, from to His distinguished legal career also includes service as solicitor general of the United States under President George H.

Bush, as a federal court of appeals judge nominated by President Reagan, and as a law clerk to Supreme Court Chief /5(). Previously under the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act ofUnited States Attorney General Janet Reno had Donald Smaltz appointed Independent Counsel by the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia (Division for the Purpose of Appointing Independent Counsels Ethics in Government Act ofAs Amended, Division ) on.

Get this from a library. Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of conference report (to accompany S. 24). [United States. Congress]. "The Independent Counsel shall have jurisdiction and authority to investigate to the maximum extent authorized by the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of whether Monica Lewinsky or.

Reauthorized for five years by the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of ( Stat. ), Decemhowever, lapsed on Decemby failure of reauthorization. Reauthorized for five years by the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of ( Stat.

), J Act expired J Functions. Fiske's report also concluded that Vince Foster committed suicide. On the same day that Fiske released this report, President Clinton signed the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act ofeffectively abolishing the position of Special Prosecutor and replacing it with the position of Independent : Decem (age 88), New York City.

US Congress HR Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of Amends the Federal judicial code to reauthorize the independent counsel law for an additional five years Requires an independent counsel to 1 conduct all activities with due regard for expense authorize only reasonable and lawful expenditures and promptly upon taking office assign to a.

This chapter shall cease to be effective five years after the date of the enactment of the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act ofexcept that this chapter shall continue in effect with respect to then pending matters before an independent counsel that in the judgment of such counsel require such continuation until that independent counsel determines such.

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Panelists testified that the independent counsel statute should be allowed to expire. Baker said that the independent counsel was, in essence, a fourth branch of.Violence Against Women and Department of Justice Appropriations Authorization Act of (" Reauthorization"), Public Law The Independent Counsel Act was passed in response to Watergate with the admirable goals of promoting good government, policing the executive branch, and restoring public faith in elected officials.

Ultimately, however, the law tilted the constitutional balance of powers, squandered taxpayer dollars, and created public cynicism and distrust. See 28 U.S.C. §§ (). See id. § (providing that the Act will expire five years after the enactment of the Inde-pendent Counsel Reauthorization Act ofPub.Stat.which was enacted on J ).Cited by: 3.

Katzenbach opposed the reauthorization of the independent counsel law on the grounds of excessive cost. The committee heard testimony on reauthorizing the independent counsel law which expired. Any records which were compiled by an independent counsel and, upon termination of the independent counsel’s office, were stored with the division of the court or elsewhere before the enactment of the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act ofshall also be transferred to the Archivist of the United States by the division of the court.

Get this from a library! S. 24, the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act of hearing before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, first session, on S.

24 [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs.].§ Termination of effect of chapter.

This chapter shall cease to be effective five years after the date of the enactment of the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act ofexcept that this chapter shall continue in effect with respect to then pending matters before an independent counsel that in the judgment of such counsel require such continuation until that independent counsel.enactment of the Independent Counsel Reauthorization Act ofex­ cept that this chapter shall continue in effect with respect to then pend­ ing matters before an independent counsel that in the judgment of such counsel require such continuation until that independent counsel deter­ mines such matters have been completed.