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H.R. 2275: District of Columbia Local Juror Non-Discrimination Act of 2019

The text of the bill below is as of Apr 10, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2275

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 10, 2019

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform

A BILL

To amend title 11, District of Columbia Official Code, to prohibit the exclusion of individuals from service on a District of Columbia jury on account of sexual orientation or gender identity.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the District of Columbia Local Juror Non-Discrimination Act of 2019.

2.

Exclusion from District of Columbia juries on account of sexual orientation or gender identity prohibited

Section 11–1903, District of Columbia Official Code, is amended by inserting (including sexual orientation or gender identity) after sex.