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Short Titles as Introduced

Korematsu-Takai Civil Liberties Protection Act of 2017

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To ensure due process protections of individuals in the United States against unlawful detention based solely on a protected characteristic.

Actions Overview (1)

12/19/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

01/22/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
12/19/2017Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/19/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Judiciary12/19/2017 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations01/22/2018 Referred to

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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.