H.R.4680 - Korematsu-Takai Civil Liberties Protection Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41] (Introduced 12/19/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/22/2018 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4680 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/19/2017)
Korematsu-Takai Civil Liberties Protection Act of 2017
This bill amends the federal criminal code to modify the detention authority of the United States.
Specifically, it adds a provision to prohibit the detention or imprisonment of an individual based solely on an actual or perceived protected characteristic of that individual. A protected characteristic includes race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, and sexual orientation.