H.R. 489: No Religious Registry Act of 2017

To prohibit the collection of information and the establishment or utilization of a registry for the purposes of classifying or surveilling certain United States persons and other individuals on the basis of religious affiliation, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 12, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 12, 2017

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 12, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Suzan DelBene

Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2017
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jan 12, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 489 is 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.

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