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Bobby Scott's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

Full Name: Robert 'Bobby' C. Scott
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced
Birth Date: 04/30/1947
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Newport News, VA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
April 23, 2014 Conyers & Scott: "Obama Administration's Clemency Initiative a Building Block in Meaningful Criminal Justice Reform"
Dec. 18, 2012 Reps. Scott and Conyers Lead Letter Requesting Clemency on Unfair Crack Sentences
Nov. 14, 2012 Direct Review by U.S. Supreme Court of Decisions of Virgin Islands Supreme Court
Sept. 25, 2012 Scott Praises New Report Highlighting Declining Recidivism Rates
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
Dec. 13, 2011 Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2011
Sept. 20, 2011 Letter to Chairman James E. Donald, Georgia State Board of Pardons & Paroles
March 17, 2011 Remarks of Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott at the Judiciary Committee Markup of H. Con. Res. 13, Reaffirming "In God We Trust" as the Official Motto of the United States and Supporting and Encouraging the Public Display of the National Motto in all Pu
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 7, 2010 Access to Criminal History Records for State Sentencing Commissions Act of 2010
Dec. 7, 2010 Treating American Samoa and Northern Mariana Islands as Separate States for Certain Criminal Justice Programs
Aug. 5, 2010 Rep. Scott Statement on the Senate's Confirmation of Elena Kagan to the U.S. Supreme Court
July 28, 2010 Fair Sentencing Act of 2010
May 10, 2010 Scott Statement on President Obama's Nomination of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court
Oct. 15, 2009 Rep. Scott Introduces The Civil Access To Justice Act Of 2009
Oct. 8, 2009 Introduction Of The Civil Access To Justice Act Of 2009
Aug. 7, 2009 Scott Statement On The Senate's Confirmation Of Sonia Sotomayor To The U.S. Supreme Court
June 25, 2009 Hearing Of The House Financial Services Committee - Legislative Options For Preserving Federally- And State-Assisted Affordable Housing And Preventing Displacement Of Low-Income, Elderly And Disabled Tenants
June 25, 2009 Scott Reacts To U.S. Supreme Court Decision Regarding Northwest Austin Municipal Utility District Number One v. Holder
April 29, 2009 Rep. Scott Calls For Closer Look At U.S. Behavior With Regard To Torture
Sept. 15, 2008 Authorizing the United States Supreme Court Police to Protect Officials
July 17, 2008 Hearing of the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommitee of the House Judiciary Committee - From the Department of Justice to Guantanamo Bay: Administration Lawyers and Administration Interrogation Rules, Part V
June 25, 2008 Congressman Scott Lauds Passage of Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act
June 12, 2008 41st Anniversary of Loving V. Virginia -- Hon. Robert C. ``Bobby'' Scott
Feb. 14, 2008 Hearing on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel
Dec. 10, 2007 Conyers, Scott Applaud Supreme Court Sentencing Rulings
Oct. 23, 2007 Joint Hearing Of The House Committee On the Judiciary's Subcommittees- Federal Justice System's Selective Prosecution
July 25, 2007 Rep. Scott Speaks Out After Judiciary Contempt Hearings
June 28, 2007 Scott Statement on Supreme Court Decision on School Desegregation
Sept. 21, 2006 Student And Teacher Safety Act Of 2006
July 19, 2006 Pledge Protection Act of 2005
June 7, 2006 Judiciary Committee Markup of H.R. 2389, the Pledge Protection Act of 2005
May 3, 2006 Lobbying Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006
May 3, 2006 Rep. Scott Continues to Demand Transparency and Accountability in Lobbying
April 27, 2006 Rep Scott Demands True Lobbying Reform
April 27, 2006 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4975, Lobbying Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006
March 1, 2006 Honoring and Praising the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People on the Occasion of its 97th Anniversary
Jan. 31, 2006 CAPAC Executive Board Opposes Alito Nomination
Jan. 11, 2006 Department of Justice and Department of Defense Respond to Congressional Request for Investigation of Alleged NSA Espionage
Dec. 7, 2005 Ethics in Government Act of 1978 Amendment
Nov. 3, 2005 Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2005
Sept. 28, 2005 Expressing Sense of Congress that United States Supreme Court Should Speedily Find Use of Pledge of Allegiance in Schools to be Consistent with...
Sept. 22, 2005 School Readiness Act of 2005
Nov. 17, 2004 California Missions Preservation Act
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