US HB732 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 83-1)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-23 - Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
Pending: House Oversight and Reform Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


2020 Census IDEA Act 2020 Census Improving Data and Enhanced Accuracy Act This bill prohibits the Department of Commerce, in the 2020 decennial census and each decennial census thereafter, from (1) implementing any major operational design feature that has not been researched, studied, and tested for at least three years before the date on which the applicable census occurs; or (2) including on the questionnaire for the census any subject, type of information, or question that was not submitted to Congress. The Government Accountability Office must certify to Congress that the subjects, types of information, and questions to be included in a decennial census have been adequately researched, studied, and tested to the same degree as in previous decennial censuses.

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2020 Census IDEA Act 2020 Census Improving Data and Enhanced Accuracy Act


Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Jose Serrano [D-NY]Rep. Grace Meng [D-NY]Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]
Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ]Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]
Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]Rep. Filemon Vela [D-TX]
Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN]Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]
Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ]Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA]Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D-CO]Rep. John Lewis [D-GA]
Rep. Jimmy Gomez [D-CA]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]
Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ]Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D-IL]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]
Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. Anna Eshoo [D-CA]Rep. Nita Lowey [D-NY]
Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Steven Horsford [D-NV]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]
Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]Rep. Gregorio Sablan [I-MP]
Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA]Rep. Al Green [D-TX]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]
Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI]Rep. TJ Cox [D-CA]Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA]Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA]
Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Henry Cuellar [D-TX]Rep. Linda Sanchez [D-CA]Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL]
Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]Rep. Andre Carson [D-IN]Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL]
Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY]Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY]Rep. Anthony Brindisi [D-NY]
Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]
Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA]Rep. James Langevin [D-RI]
Rep. Gil Cisneros [D-CA]Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA]Rep. Jason Crow [D-CO]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY]
Rep. Donald Norcross [D-NJ]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI]Rep. Andy Levin [D-MI]Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]
Rep. Juan Vargas [D-CA]Rep. Rick Larsen [D-WA]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]
Rep. Ilhan Omar [D-MN]Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA]Rep. Lisa Rochester [D-DE]Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]


2019-01-23HouseReferred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
2019-01-23HouseIntroduced in House

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SB358 (Related) 2019-02-06 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.


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