All Information (Except Text) for S.447 - Jury ACCESS Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH] (Introduced 02/11/2015)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/11/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Jury ACCESS Act
Jury Access for Capable Citizens and Equality in Service Selection Act of 2015
Actions Overview (1)
|02/11/2015||Introduced in Senate|
02/11/2015 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|02/11/2015||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
Action By: Senate
02/11/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
|Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME]*||02/11/2015|
|Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]*||02/11/2015|
|Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA]*||02/11/2015|
|Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA]||05/18/2015|
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|Senate Judiciary||02/11/2015||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (02/11/2015)
Jury Access for Capable Citizens and Equality in Service Selection Act of 2015 or the Jury ACCESS Act
Amends the federal judicial code to prohibit the exclusion of citizens from service as a grand or petit juror in U.S. district courts or the Court of International Trade on account of sexual orientation or gender identity (thereby expanding the current prohibition on exclusion on account of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or economic status).