US HJR104 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 21-0)
Status: Introduced on December 2 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-12-02 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

This joint resolution proposes an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that prohibits slavery and involuntary servitude as a criminal punishment.

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Title

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to prohibit the use of slavery and involuntary servitude as a punishment for a crime.

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-12-02HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2020-12-02HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SJR81 (Same As) 2020-12-02 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
HJR92 (Related) 2020-06-29 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

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