S. 1975 (109th): Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2005


Nov 8, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 8, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Barack Obama

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Nov 8, 2005
Length: 9 pages

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Full Title

A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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Nov 8, 2005

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4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 453 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 6, 2007

H.R. 4463 (Related)
Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 7, 2005

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