Summary: H.R.4680 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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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.