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H.R. 3654 (115th): Special Counsel Independence Protection Act

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To limit the removal of a special counsel, and for other purposes.

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Sheila Jackson Lee

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 15, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Aug 15, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


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What legislators are saying

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Statement on the Presidents Intent to Nominate Bill Barr to be the Next Attorney General
    — Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] (Sponsor) on Dec 7, 2018

After Trumps Helsinki Debacle, Judiciary Dems Use House Rules in Effort to Force Vote to Protect the Special Counsel Investigation
    — Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY10] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 20, 2018

Schneider Co-Sponsors Bill to Protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller Investigation
    — Rep. Bradley “Brad” Schneider [D-IL10] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 20, 2018

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Aug 15, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 3654 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3654. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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