Summary

                            To amend title 28, United States Code, to prohibit the exclusion of individuals from service on a Federal jury on account of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Introduced in House
Juror Non-Discrimination Act of 2017

This bill amends the federal judicial code to prohibit the exclusion of citizens
from service as a grand or petit juror in U.S. district courts or the Court of
International Trade on account of sexual orientation or gender identity (thereby
expanding the current prohibition against exclusion on account of race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, or economic status).



                        

Actions

  • Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.

    Mar 31st, 2017
  • Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

    Mar 13th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Mar 13th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Mar 13th, 2017