Secret Evidence Repeal Act of 1999

hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration and Claims of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session, on H.R. 2121.
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- SECRET EVIDENCE REPEAL ACT OF th Congress (). House Bill to Repeal Use of Secret Evidence Gets 19 Sponsors as National Awareness of Abuses Grows By Richard H.

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Shown Here: Introduced in House (03/28/) Secret Evidence Repeal Act of - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to require the Attorney General to provide advance notice to an alien and the presiding officer in any immigration proceeding in which classified information is intended to be used.

the use of secret evidence against aliens. On JCon-gressman David Bonior (D-MI) introduced the Secret Evidence Repeal Act of Originally SERA would have repealed all use of secret evidence in immigration cases.

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The Secret Evidence Repeal Act, currently before Congress, would bar the deportation or denial of due process to any immigrant on the basis of secret evidence. Although this special, secret Author: Kate Randall.

21 of An Act to amend the Evidence Act [Notified in ACT Gazette S 14 April ] The Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory enacts as follows: 1. Short title This Act may be cited as the Evidence (Amendment) Act 2. Commencement (1) Sections 1, 2 and 3 commence on the day on which this Act is.

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Short title, extent and commencement.—This Act may be called the Indian Evidence Act, It extends to the whole of India 1[except the State of Jammu and Kashmir] and applies to all judicial proceedings in or before any Court, including Courts-martial, 2[other than Courts-martial convened under the Army Act] (44 & 45 Vict., c.

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Act 56 EVIDENCE ACT ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS PART I RELEVANCY CHAPTER I PRELIMINARY Section 1. Short title 2. Extent 3.

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Interpretation 4. Presumption CHAPTER II RELEVANCY OF FACTS General 5. Evidence may be given of facts in issue and relevant facts 6.

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