H.R. 235 (108th): Houses of Worship Free Speech Restoration Act

Introduced:

Jan 8, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 8, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 8, 2003
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to protect the religious free exercise and free speech rights of churches and other houses of worship.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 8, 2003
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
167 cosponsors (164R, 3D) (show)
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Votes

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