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Mar 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 53rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 16, 2009
Length: 8 pages
To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to allow all eligible voters to vote by mail in Federal elections.
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Last Action: Apr 2, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 2, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1604 — 111th Congress: Universal Right to Vote by Mail Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1604
“H.R. 1604 — 111th Congress: Universal Right to Vote by Mail Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1604>
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