H.R.2661 - Court Security Enhancement Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] (Introduced 06/02/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/16/2009 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2661 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (06/15/2009)
Court Security Enhancement Act of 2009 - Amends the federal criminal code to increase from 5 to 10 years the prison term for individuals who disclose restricted personal information about a federal employee or other individual performing official duties on behalf of the federal government (e.g., judges, jurors, informants, and law enforcement officers), or a family member of such employee or individual, with the intent to threaten such employees or individuals or incite the commission of a crime against them.
Amends the federal judicial code to repeal a provision specifically including certain judges in and retired from regular active service among the U.S. district court judges required to appoint U.S. magistrate judges.