H.R. 5441 (101st): District of Columbia Census Equity Act of 1990


Aug 2, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Walter Fauntroy

Delegate for District of Columbia At Large


About the bill

Full Title

To require that District of Columbia prisoners incarcerated at the District Correctional Complex in Lorton, Virginia be treated as residents of the District of Columbia for purposes of the decennial census of population.

Summary (CRS)

8/2/1990--Introduced.District of Columbia Census Equity Act of 1990 - Directs the Secretary of Commerce to count prisoners at the District of Columbia Correctional Complex at Lorton, Virginia, as D.C. residents ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 2, 1990

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5441”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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