H.R. 5512 (112th): Divisional Realignment Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 5, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 5, 2012.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-188

Sponsor:

Bennie Thompson

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 28, United States Code, to realign divisions within two judicial districts.

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Related Bills

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S. 3293 (Related)
Divisional Realignment Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 2012

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5512” 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.

History

Introduced
May 7, 2012
Reported by Committee
May 16, 2012
Passed House
May 30, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Sep 22, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 5, 2012

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