H.R. 1142 (100th): A bill to terminate the effect of provisions of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 that require bilingual ballots and election materials and to permit the States to determine whether such ballots and materials are necessary.

Introduced:

Feb 19, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 19, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Badham

Representative for California's 40th congressional district

Republican

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History

Feb 19, 1987
 
Introduced

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