To amend the District of Columbia Home Rule Act to provide for the automatic appointment of judges to the District of Columbia courts without the advice and consent of the Senate, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for the District of Columbia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 5, 2018
Length: 8 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on June 5, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Norton to Introduce Bill to Give D.C. Control Over Operations of Local Courts”
— Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Jun 21, 2018
“Norton to Introduce Bill to Strip President of Authority to Federalize D.C. Police Department”
— Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Sponsor) on Jun 11, 2018
Jun 5, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 21, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1853.
H.R. 6009 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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