US HR694 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 57-0)
Status: Introduced on November 13 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-12-18 - Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
Pending: House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Recognizing the importance of the Civil Rights Act of 1866 and the laws derived therefrom. This resolution recognizes and honors the importance of statutes giving all persons within the jurisdiction of the United States the full and equal benefit of all laws and proceedings for the security of persons and property as well as the right to enforce contracts, sue and be sued, and give evidence in court. The resolution also reaffirms commitment to the Thirteenth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, and Fifteenth Amendment and the laws declaring that all persons born in the United States are citizens and are equally protected by the law.

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Title

Recognizing the importance of the Civil Rights Act of 1866 and the laws derived therefrom.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-12-18HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
2019-11-13HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2019-11-13HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SR429 (Related) 2019-11-18 - Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S6628)

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