H.R. 7246 (110th): Poll Tape Transparency Act of 2008


Oct 2, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 2, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rush Holt

Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 2, 2008
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to establish standards for the publication of the poll tapes used in elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Poll Tape Transparency Act of 2008 - Amends the Help America Vote Act with respect to the requirements for each voting system used in a federal election.Requires the appropriate election ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 2, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7246”). 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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H.R. 5228 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: May 6, 2010

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