New Cosponsor — Nov 18, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Nita Lowey [D-NY17]
The bill now has 32 cosponsors (32 Democrats).
Mar 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2011
Length: 4 pages
To apply to the justices of the Supreme Court the Code of Conduct for United States Judges, to establish certain procedures with respect to the recusal of justices, and for other purposes.
3/1/2011--Introduced.Supreme Court Transparency and Disclosure Act of 2011 - Applies to Supreme Court justices the same code of conduct that applies to U.S. circuit and district judges.Directs the U.S. Judicial ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 862 — 112th Congress: Supreme Court Transparency and Disclosure Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr862
“H.R. 862 — 112th Congress: Supreme Court Transparency and Disclosure Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr862>
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