To amend the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act to direct the Secretary of Defense to collect absentee ballots of absent overseas uniformed services voters for elections for Federal office and deliver the ballots to State election officials prior to the time established for the closing of the polls on the date of the election, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 22nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 1, 2008
Length: 6 pages
Apr 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 1, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 3073 (same title)
Passed Senate (House next) — Oct 1, 2008
Apr 1, 2008
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 10, 2009
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2393 (111th).
H.R. 5673 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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