H.R. 550 (109th): Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2005

Introduced:

Feb 2, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rush Holt
Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2005
Length: 23 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require a voter-verified permanent paper record or hard copy under title III of such Act, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2239 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2003

H.R. 811 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 8, 2007

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 550” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Feb 2, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
222 cosponsors (197D, 24R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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