US SB461 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 15-0)
Status: Introduced on February 25 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-01 - Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 7.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Creates a point of order against considering legislation in the Senate that modifies the total number of Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court. The bill allows the point of order to be waived by a vote of two-thirds of the Senate.

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Title

A bill to create a point of order against legislation modifying the number of Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States.

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-01SenateRead the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 7.
2021-02-25SenateIntroduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.

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