H.R. 5673 (110th): Military Voting Protection Act of 2008

Introduced:

Apr 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 1, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kevin McCarthy
Representative for California's 22nd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 1, 2008
Length: 6 pages

See Instead:

S. 3073 (same title)
Passed Senate — Oct 1, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2393 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 10, 2009

S. 3073 (Related)
Military Voting Protection Act of 2008

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 1, 2008

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5673” 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
Apr 1, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
53 cosponsors (52R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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