Legislation Coming Up — Nov 25, 2015 3:07 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 27, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on September 27, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district
9/27/1979--Introduced.Prohibits any Federal court (excluding the Supreme Court) from issuing injunctive relief in any case arising out of Federal, State, or local law that prohibits, limits, or regulates abortion or ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5440”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5440 — 96th Congress: A bill to limit the jurisdiction of the courts of the United States in matters .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr5440
“H.R. 5440 — 96th Congress: A bill to limit the jurisdiction of the courts of the United States in matters ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr5440>
|title=H.R. 5440 (96th)
|accessdate=November 26, 2015
|author=96th Congress (1979)
|date=September 27, 1979
|quote=A bill to limit the jurisdiction of the courts of the United States in matters ...