H.R. 811 (110th): Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2007


Feb 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 2007, 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: May 16, 2007
Length: 62 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require a voter-verified permanent paper ballot under title III of such Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/16/2007--Reported to House amended.Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2007 - Section2 - Amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 (HAVA) to revise requirements for the audit capacity ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 5, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 8, 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. 811”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


216 cosponsors (196D, 20R) (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. 550 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 2, 2005

H.R. 2894 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 16, 2009

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