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- Full Title
A bill to provide procedures for review of the conduct of each justice and judge of the United States to determine that such conduct is consistent with the good behavior required by article III, section 1 of the Constitution, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
4/25/1978--Introduced.Judicial Independence and Integrity Act - Sets forth procedures for the preliminary investigations of complaints regarding the conduct of a Federal judge or justice by the Senate Judiciary Committee. Provides ...
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Apr 25, 1978
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 1978
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2989 — 95th Congress: Judicial Independence and Integrity Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s2989
“S. 2989 — 95th Congress: Judicial Independence and Integrity Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s2989>
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