H.R.1126 - A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to reform the fourth amendment exclusionary rule.99th Congress (1985-1986)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lungren, Daniel E. [R-CA-42] (Introduced 02/19/1985)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/06/1985 Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal Justice. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1126 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/19/1985)
Amends the Federal criminal code to provide that evidence obtained by a search or seizure shall not be excluded in a Federal proceeding if the seizure was undertaken in a reasonable, good faith belief in its conformity with the fourth amendment to the Constitution.
Provides that evidence obtained in accordance with a warrant is prima facie evidence of good faith, absent intentional and material misrepresentation.