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May 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5848”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5848 — 112th Congress: Juror Non-Discrimination Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5848
“H.R. 5848 — 112th Congress: Juror Non-Discrimination Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5848>
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