H.R. 3709 (108th): District of Columbia Voting Rights Restoration Act of 2004

Introduced:
Jan 20, 2004 (108th Congress, 2003–2004)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Dana Rohrabacher
Representative for California's 46th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 20, 2004
Length
21 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 190 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 04, 2005

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 20, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 20, 2004
Referred to Committee Jan 20, 2004
 
Full Title

To restore the Federal electoral rights of the residents of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

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House House Administration

House Oversight and Government Reform

House Judiciary

The Constitution and Civil Justice

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1/20/2004--Introduced.
District of Columbia Voting Rights Restoration Act of 2004 - Restores the right of District of Columbia residents to participate as Maryland residents in congressional elections and presidential elections.
Repeals provisions of the: (1) District of Columbia Delegate Act that establishes the office of District of Columbia Delegate to the House of Representatives; and (2) District of Columbia Statehood Constitution Convention Initiative of 1979 that provides for electing a Senator and Representative for the District.

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