H.RES.1531: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President of the United States should not issue pardons to senior members of his administration during the final 90 days of his term of office.

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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) President George W. Bush should not grant preemptive pardons to senior officials of his Administration for acts they may have taken in the course of their official duties; (2) a special investigative commission or Select Committee should be tasked with investigating possible illegal activities by such senior Administration officials, including any abuse of the President's pardon...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Nov. 20, 2008

Introduced in the House by Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.)

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