To amend title 13, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Commerce to provide advance notice to Congress before changing any questions on the decennial census, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2018
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 21, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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52 Cosponsors (52 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Maloney Calls for Action on Bill to Stop Last-Minute Census Additions”
— Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Sponsor) on Mar 29, 2018
“Clay Urges National Urban League Census Black Roundtable to Help Save Census 2020”
— Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO1, 2001-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 17, 2018
Mar 21, 2018
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Jan 23, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 732 (116th).
H.R. 5359 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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