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Fix the Court-Endorsed Bills in the 118th Congress

A running tally of bills introduced between Jan. 3, 2023, and Jan. 3, 2025, that FTC supports:

Supreme Court Ethics, Recusal and Transparency Act (S. 359 / H.R. 926)

Would mandate a SCOTUS ethics code and stronger recusal, travel, gift, travel and amicus disclosure rules.

Supreme Court Ethics Act (S. 325 / H.R. 927)

Would mandate a SCOTUS ethics code and create the position of investigations counsel that would examine and report on unethical behavior by the justices.

Injunctive Authority Clarification Act (H.R. 89)

Would limit a federal judge’s injunctive order to the parties in a case — i.e., not to everyone in the country, as often happens these days.

“Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution” resolution (H. Res. 74)

Would create a day of remembrance in honor of the Japanese-Americans sadly and wrongly interned during World War II.

As of Feb. 14, 2023, none of these bills has yet had a hearing, markup or vote.

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