Jul 13, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 22, 2000
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 22, 2000.
Senator from Utah
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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2000
Length: 5 pages
About the bill
A bill to protect religious liberty, and for other purposes.
The Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA), Pub.L. 106–274, codified as 42 U.S.C. § 2000cc et seq., is a United States federal law that prohibits the imposition of burdens on the ability of prisoners to worship as they please and gives churches and other religious institutions a way to avoid burdensome zoning law restrictions on ...
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2869 — 106th Congress: Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2869
“S. 2869 — 106th Congress: Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. August 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2869>
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