S. 2989 (95th): Judicial Independence and Integrity Act

Introduced:

Apr 25, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jesse Helms

Senator from North Carolina

Republican

About the bill

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.

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History

Apr 25, 1978
 
Introduced

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Subject Areas
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H.R. 13677 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 1978

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