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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2236 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 1992

H.Res. 522 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 23, 1992

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4312” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Feb 25, 1992
Reported by Committee
Jun 4, 1992
Passed House
Jul 24, 1992
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Passed Senate
Aug 7, 1992
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 26, 1992

Details

Cosponsors
68 cosponsors (64D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Jul 24, 1992 11:35 a.m.
Failed 142/233
Jul 24, 1992 12:19 p.m.
Failed 184/186
Jul 24, 1992 1:08 p.m.
Failed 141/230
Jul 24, 1992 1:53 p.m.
Failed 115/253
Jul 24, 1992 2:31 p.m.
Passed 237/125
Aug 7, 1992 9:46 a.m.
Bill Passed 75/20

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