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SEC. 2. MODERNIZATION OF LANGUAGE REFERRING TO PERSONS WHO ARE MENTALLY ILL.

(a) Words Denoting Number, Gender, and So Forth- Section 1 of title 1, United States Code, is amended--
(1) by striking `and `lunatic'; and
(2) by striking `lunatic,'.

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Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) on the bill:
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) was unapologetic for his lone Wednesday vote against a bill striking the word "lunatic" from U.S. law, and said the word should be used more often to describe many of the people in Washington, D.C.
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Fri Dec 7th, 2012 at 08:52:45 AM EST
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