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Passed House amended (11/13/2013)

Expresses support for: (1) the Sixth Amendment to the Constitution, the right to counsel; and (2) strategies to improve the criminal justice system to ensure that indigent defendants in all felony cases are adequately represented by counsel.

Urges states to work to ensure that indigent defendants in all felony cases are adequately represented by counsel.