Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 7, 2015
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Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 7, 2015.
May 23, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 23, 2001
Length: 5 pages
To amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to require States to give notice and an opportunity for review prior to removing individuals from the official list of eligible voters in elections for Federal office by reason of criminal conviction, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1971 — 107th Congress: Voting Rights Protection Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr1971
“H.R. 1971 — 107th Congress: Voting Rights Protection Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. September 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr1971>
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