S. 1385 (113th): Federal Judgeship Act of 2013


Jul 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Chris Coons

Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2013
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the appointment of additional Federal circuit and district judges, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/30/2013--Introduced.Federal Judgeship Act of 2013 - Directs the President, with advice and consent of the Senate, to appoint specified additional:(1) permanent circuit judges for the sixth and ninth circuit courts ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 30, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1385”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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