H.R. 665 (111th): District of Columbia Voting Rights Restoration Act of 2009


Jan 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dana Rohrabacher

Representative for California's 46th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2009
Length: 21 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To restore the Federal electoral rights of the residents of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/23/2009--Introduced.District of Columbia Voting Rights Restoration Act of 2009 - Restores the right of District of Columbia residents to participate as Maryland residents in congressional elections and presidential elections.Repeals provisions ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 23, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 665”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 492 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 16, 2007

H.R. 597 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 2011

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