S.675 - Federal Courts Study Act97th Congress (1981-1982)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Thurmond, Strom [R-SC] (Introduced 03/10/1981)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary | House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/13/1982 Referred to Subcommittee on Courts, Civil Liberties, and the Administration of Justice. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed Senate
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed Senate
Summary: S.675 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed Senate, amended)
Passed Senate amended (10/01/1982)
Federal Courts Study Act - Establishes a 14-member Federal Courts Study Commission to study: (1) the jurisdiction of the Federal and State courts and to make recommendations with respect to revision of the Constitution and Federal law; (2) problems currently facing the courts; (3) reports from all dispute resolving bodies (including courts, administrative agencies and Federal justice centers); and (4) future plans for the Judiciary.
Directs the Commission to report to Congress and the President within two years after enactment of this Act. Authorizes appropriations through FY 1992.