H.R. 166: Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judgeship and Reorganization Act of 2015

To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide for the appointment of additional Federal circuit judges, to divide the Ninth Judicial Circuit of the United States into two judicial circuits, and for other purposes.

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Jan 6, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 6, 2015

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Michael “Mike” Simpson

Representative for Idaho's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2015
Length: 10 pages


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Jan 6, 2015

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