42 U.S. Code § 14163 - Capital representation improvement grants
The Attorney General shall award grants to States for the purpose of improving the quality of legal representation provided to indigent defendants in State capital cases.
In this section, the term “legal representation” means legal counsel and investigative, expert, and other services necessary for competent representation.
Section was enacted as part of the Innocence Protection Act 2004 and also as part of the Justice for All Act of 2004, and not as part of Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 which enacted this chapter.
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