H.R. 1433 (110th): District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007


Mar 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 13, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eleanor Norton

Delegate for District of Columbia At Large



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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2007
Length: 26 pages

See Instead:

S. 1257 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Sep 18, 2007

H.R. 1905 (same title)
Passed House — Apr 19, 2007

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the treatment of the District of Columbia as a Congressional district for purposes of representation in the House of Representatives, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/20/2007--Reported to House without amendment, Part II.District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007 - Section3 - Considers the District of Columbia a congressional district for purposes of representation ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 9, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 13, 2007
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1433”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


18 cosponsors (12D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 157 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2009

S. 1257 (Related)
District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Sep 18, 2007

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