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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Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 23, 2001
Length: 5 pages
May 23, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 23, 2001
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H.R. 1971 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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