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Chairman Nadler Statement on Immigration Provisions in the Build Back Better Framework

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) issued the following statement on the immigration provisions in President Biden’s Build Back Better framework: “After decades of inaction, the immigration provisions included in President Biden’s Build Back Better framework will provide a vital investment in human infrastructure that reflects our commitment to a str... Read more »

Chairman Nadler Statement for the Markup of H.R. 2377, the Federal Extreme Risk Protection Order Act of 2021

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) delivered the following opening statement, as prepared, during the markup of H.R. 2377, the Federal Extreme Risk Protection Order Act of 2021: "H.R. 2377 the 'Federal Extreme Risk Protection Order Act of 2021,' is an important measure to help address gun violence in America. This bill authorizes federal courts to is... Read more »

Nadler Praises House Passage of Four Judiciary Bills

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed four bills in the Committee's jurisdiction: "I am very proud that the House came together in a bipartisan manner to pass important legislation that will better our criminal justice system. Together, these bills will address inequities in our ve... Read more »

Chairman Nadler Statement for Subcommittee Hearing on "Judicial Ethics and Transparency: The Limits of Existing Statutes and Rules"

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) delivered the following opening statement, as prepared, during a Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet hearing on "Judicial Ethics and Transparency: The Limits of Existing Statutes and Rules:" "Thank you, Chairman Johnson and Ranking Member Issa, for holding this important hearing today. Th... Read more »

House Judiciary Committee Members Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill to Enhance Judicial Disclosure and Transparency Requirement

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet Chairman Hank Johnson (D-GA) joined Representatives Deborah Ross (D-NC), Darrell Issa (R-CA), and Chip Roy (R-TX) in introducing the Courthouse Ethics and Transparency Act, legislation which requires online publication of financial disclosure report... Read more »

Nadler & Cicilline Applaud Nomination of Gigi Sohn to Federal Communications Commission

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law Chairman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following joint statement after President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate Gigi Sohn for Commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC): “Today’s appointment of Gigi Sohn sends the cl... Read more »

House Judiciary Committee to Markup Nondebtor Release Prohibition Act of 2021

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Washington, D.C. - On Wednesday, October 27th at 10:00 AM EDT, the House Judiciary Committee will markup H.R. 4777, the Nondebtor Release Prohibition Act of 2021, legislation introduced by Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) that prohibits the use of nonconsensual, nondebtor releases that have helped the members of the Sa... Read more »

Chairman Nadler Statement for Department of Justice Oversight Hearing with Attorney General Garland

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Washington, D.C. - Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) delivered the following opening statement, as prepared, during a Department of Justice oversight hearing with Attorney General Merrick Garland: "Good morning, Mr. Attorney General, and thank you for appearing before our Committee today. "When the Department of Justice performs as it should, it is a champion of the B... Read more »