H.R.215 - Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judgeship and Reorganization Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] (Introduced 01/03/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/03/2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.215 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/2019)
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judgeship and Reorganization Act of 2019
This bill divides the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit into two judicial circuits: (1) the Ninth Circuit, and (2) a new Twelfth Circuit.
The Ninth Circuit is composed of California, Guam, Hawaii, and Northern Mariana Islands. The new Twelfth Circuit is composed of the following states: Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington.