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H.R. 6755 (115th): Judiciary ROOM Act of 2018

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To provide for additional Article III judges, to modernize the administration of justice, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Darrell Issa

Sponsor. Representative for California's 49th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2018
Length: 21 pages
Sep 10, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Idaho Press Tribune: U.S. House panel advances bill that includes third federal judge for Idaho
    — Sen. James Risch [R-ID] on Sep 14, 2018

Judiciary Committee Approves Bill Adding Third District Judge in Idaho
    — Rep. Raúl Labrador [R-ID1, 2011-2018] on Sep 13, 2018

Post Register: House Panel OKs Bill that Includes Third Federal Judge for Idaho, Labrador Claims Credit
    — Sen. James Risch [R-ID] on Sep 14, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform estimates H.R. 6755 will add $568 million in new spending through 2028.


Sep 10, 2018

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

Sep 13, 2018
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

H.R. 6755 (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.

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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