To amend title 13, United States Code, to provide that the penalty for refusing or neglecting to answer a decennial census question shall apply only to the extent necessary to allow the Government to obtain the information needed for its enumeration of the population, as required by the Constitution of the United States, as well as the enumeration of its citizen and noncitizen populations, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 50th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Oct 30, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7106 (115th).
Jan 3, 2019
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H.R. 181 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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