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H.R. 3174 (110th): Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2007

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 27, 2008 (Passed the House).


I

110th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 3174

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

AN ACT

To amend titles 28 and 10, United States Code, to allow for certiorari review of certain cases denied relief or review by the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2007.

2.

Certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

(a)

In general

Section 1259 of title 28, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (3), by inserting or denied after granted; and

(2)

in paragraph (4), by inserting or denied after granted.

(b)

Technical and conforming amendment

Section 867a(a) of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking The Supreme Court may not review by a writ of certiorari under this section any action of the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces in refusing to grant a petition for review..

Passed the House of Representatives September 27, 2008.

Lorraine C. Miller,

Clerk.