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H.R. 5281 (111th): Removal Clarification Act of 2010

To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

May 12, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on December 3, 2010 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Henry “Hank” Johnson Jr.

Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2010
Length: 30 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 6560 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Dec 22, 2010

History

May 12, 2010
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jul 27, 2010
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 3, 2010
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 8, 2010
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

H.R. 5281 (111th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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