A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to require the impaneling of a new jury if a jury fails to recommend by unanimous vote a sentence for conviction of a crime punishable by death.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2018
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 7, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 7, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 25, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2264.
S. 2389 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2389. 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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