H.R. 2739 (105th): Judicial Conduct Reform Act of 1997


Oct 24, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 24, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph McDade

Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 24, 1997
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 28, United States Code, to create a Judicial Conduct Board and a Court of Judicial Discipline to investigate and make determinations with respect to complaints regarding judicial discipline.

Summary (CRS)

Judicial Conduct Reform Act of 1997 - Establishes in the judicial branch:(1) a Judicial Conduct Board; and(2) a Court of Judicial Discipline. Sets forth provisions regarding functions, composition and terms, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 24, 1997

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2739”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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