Certification Process for State Capital Counsel Systems

Docket ID: DOJ-OAG-2011-0004
Agency: Department of Justice (DOJ)
Section 2265 of title 28, United States Code, instructs the Attorney General to promulgate regulations to implement certification procedures for States seeking to qualify for the expedited Federal habeas corpus review procedures in capital cases under chapter 154 of title 28. The procedural benefits of chapter 154 are available to States that establish mechanisms for providing counsel to indigent capital defendants in State postconviction proceedings that satisfy certain statutory requirements. This proposed rule sets forth the required regulations for the certification procedure.
RIN: Not Assigned
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Related RINs: 1121-AA77
Related Dockets: None
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Jun 01, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 03/03/2011
ID: DOJ-OAG-2011-0004-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 06/21/2011
ID: DOJ-OAG-2011-0004-0032
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 05/26/2011
ID: DOJ-OAG-2011-0004-0002
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 05/26/2011
ID: DOJ-OAG-2011-0004-0003

Supporting Documents

The contents of the section were withdrawn at the request of the Department of Justice.


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