US SB2195 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 6 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-12-06 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S7892-7893; text of measure as introduced: CR S7893)
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Judicial Transparency and Ethics Enhancement Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal judicial code to establish the Office of Inspector General for the Judicial Branch to investigate alleged misconduct in the judicial branch, including the Supreme Court; to conduct and supervise audits and investigations; and to prevent and detect waste, fraud, and abuse.

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Title

Judicial Transparency and Ethics Enhancement Act of 2017

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-12-06SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S7892-7893; text of measure as introduced: CR S7893)

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