S. 2869 (106th): Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000


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.


Pub.L. 106-274


Orrin Hatch

Senator from Utah



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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2000
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to protect religious liberty, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/13/2000--Introduced.Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000 - Prohibits any government from imposing or implementing a land use regulation in a manner that imposes a substantial burden on ... Read more >


Jul 13, 2000

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 14, 2000
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.

Jul 27, 2000
Passed Senate

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.

Jul 27, 2000
Passed House

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.

Sep 22, 2000
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2869”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (4R, 4D) (show)

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 4862 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 13, 2000

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