H.R. 235 (109th): Houses of Worship Free Speech Restoration Act of 2005

Introduced:

Jan 4, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2005, 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 4, 2005
Length: 3 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.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 235” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Jan 4, 2005

Details

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