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


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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About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

4/24/2001--Introduced.Voter Registration Protection Act of 2001 - Declares that no State may prohibit any individual from registering to vote for an election for Federal office, or from voting in an ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 24, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1558”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


18 cosponsors (18D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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