H.R. 5848 (112th): Juror Non-Discrimination Act of 2012

Introduced:

May 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Steven Rothman
Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 18, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 28, United States Code, to prohibit the exclusion of individuals from service on a Federal jury on account of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Related Bills

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S. 3618 (Related)
Jury ACCESS Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2012

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History

Introduced
May 18, 2012

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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
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