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Civil Rights -- 1959 Part 2 [electronic resource]: Hearings Before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights, Eighty-Sixth Congress, First Session, on May 14, 15, 18-22, 25-28, 1959

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights
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Online; EBook; Government Document
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Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1959.
Language
English
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
SuDoc Number
Y 4.J 89/2:C 49/13/959/pt.2
Summary
Continuation of hearings on bills to amend Civil Rights Act. S. 958, to authorize public school desegregation programs coordination and funding. S. 959, to provide free education for children of soldiers on active duty in areas where public education cannot be provided. S. 1848 and related S. 2041, to authorize Federal jurisdiction over persons charged with lynching, killing or inflicting bodily harm upon anyone because of race, creed or color. S. 1998, to provide protection for any member of the armed forces against bodily attack. S. 2001, to extend civil rights statutes regarding racial intimidation and due process to include groups of people and law enforcement officials committing such acts. S. 2002 and related S. 2003, to protect the rights of U.S. citizens by increasing penalties for crimes involving peonage and involuntary servitude.
Considers (86) S. 957, (86) S. 958, (86) S. 959, (86) S. 960, (86) S. 1084, (86) S. 1199, (86) S. 1277, (86) S. 1848, (86) S. 1998, (86) S. 2001, (86) S. 2002, (86) S. 2003, (86) S. 2041.
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xi, 699-1445 p. ; cm.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection (last viewed Nov. 2009) Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
  • Access to the Congressional Hearings Digital Collection is restricted by license to users on UVA's network. This document may also be available in print or microform at either UVa's Alderman or Law Libraries.
  • CIS No. HRG-1959-SJS-0008
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Electronic reproduction. [Bethesda, Md.] : ProQuest, 2004. digital, PDF file. ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Mode of access: World Wide Web via ProQuest website.
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