H.R. 5848 (112th): Juror Non-Discrimination Act of 2012
May 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 18, 2012
Length: 2 pages
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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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Last Action: Sep 21, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5848 — 112th Congress: Juror Non-Discrimination Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5848
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