H.R.2986 - State Initiative Fairness Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bono, Mary [R-CA-44] (Introduced 09/30/1999)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/06/1999 Referred to the Subcommittee on Courts and Intellectual Property. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2986 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)
State Initiative Fairness Act - Prohibits a U.S. district court or judge thereof from granting any application for an interlocutory or permanent injunction restraining the enforcement, operation, or execution of a State law adopted by referendum upon the ground of unconstitutionality unless such application is heard and determined by a three-judge court. Requires, in any such case, the additional judges to be designated as soon as practicable and the court to expedite the consideration of the application for an injunction.
Introduced in House (09/30/1999)
Requires any appeal of a determination on such application to be to the Supreme Court.