H.R. 4312 (102nd): Voting Rights Language Assistance Act of 1992

Introduced:

Feb 25, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 26, 1992

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 26, 1992.

Law:

Pub.L. 102-344

Sponsor:

José Serrano

Representative for New York's 18th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 26, 1992

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 with respect to bilingual election requirements.

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History

Feb 25, 1992
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 4, 1992
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 24, 1992
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Aug 7, 1992
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Aug 26, 1992
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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