S. 357 (111th): Equal Justice for United States Military Personnel Act of 2009


Jan 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 30, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to allow for certiorari review of certain cases denied relief or review by the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.

Summary (CRS)

1/30/2009--Introduced.Equal Justice for United States Military Personnel Act of 2009 - Amends the federal judicial code to allow for review by writ of certiorari of certain cases denied relief or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 30, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 357”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2052 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 11, 2008

H.R. 569 (Related)
Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2010

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 2010

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