H.R. 1558 (107th): Voter Registration Protection Act of 2001

To prohibit States from denying any individual the right to register to vote for an election for Federal office, or the right to vote in an election for Federal office, on the grounds that the individual has been convicted of a Federal crime, and for other purposes.

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Apr 24, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 24, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Earl Hilliard

Representative for Alabama's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2001
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Apr 24, 2001

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