To prohibit a State from determining that a ballot submitted by an absent uniformed services voter was improperly or fraudulently cast unless the State finds clear and convincing evidence of fraud, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2001
Length: 3 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jan 3, 2001
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H.R. 159 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Armed Services Voting Act, H.R. 159, 107th Cong. (2001).
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