H.R.2028 - Pledge Protection Act of 2004108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Akin, W. Todd [R-MO-2] (Introduced 05/08/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 108-691|
|Latest Action:||09/27/2004 Received in the Senate.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||09/23/2004 : Passed House|
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Amendments: H.R.2028 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
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H.Amdt.776 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)
Description: Amendment sought to provide an exception to the preclusion provisions of the bill for instances alleging coerced or madatory recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance in violation of the First Amendment. Sponsor: Rep. Jackson-Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] (Offered 09/23/2004) Latest Action: 09/23/04 On agreeing to the Jackson-Lee (TX) amendment (A003) Failed by voice vote.
H.Amdt.775 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)
Description: Amendment sought to preserve Supreme Court review of appeals related to the constitutionality of the Pledge of Allegiance. Sponsor: Rep. Watt, Melvin L. [D-NC-12] (Offered 09/23/2004) Latest Action: 09/23/04 On agreeing to the Watt amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 202 - 217 (Roll no. 466).
H.Amdt.774 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)
Description: Amendment clarifies that the local courts of the District of Columbia may consider cases relating to the Pledge of Allegiance. Sponsor: Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] (Offered 09/23/2004) Latest Action: 09/23/04 On agreeing to the Sensenbrenner amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.