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H.RES.621: Reaffirming the commitment of the House of Representatives to the First Amendment to the Constitution and the vital freedom of speech protections it provides for Americans.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about civil rights and liberties, minority issues
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Sponsor Steve Scalise, R-La.
Total Cosponsors 33 (All Republicans)
Introduced June 11, 2014
Latest Major Action July 21, 2014
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Bill Summary

Reaffirms the commitment of the House of Representatives to the First Amendment to the Constitution, as written, and the protections it affords to the American people that are vital to the nation's democracy.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 21, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
June 11, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.