Text: S.2068 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (07/10/2019)


116th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 2068


To prohibit the Bureau of the Census from including citizenship data in the legislative redistricting data prepared by the Bureau.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 10, 2019

Mr. Booker introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs


A BILL

To prohibit the Bureau of the Census from including citizenship data in the legislative redistricting data prepared by the Bureau.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Excluding citizenship data from Public Law 94–171 redistricting data.

Section 141(c) of title 13, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following: “The Secretary may not include any information regarding United States citizenship in a tabulation of population reported or transmitted under the preceding sentence.”.