S. 1026 (111th): Military Voting Protection Act of 2009


May 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Cornyn

Senator from Texas



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Last Updated: May 12, 2009
Length: 10 pages

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H.R. 2393 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 10, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act to improve procedures for the collection and delivery of marked absentee ballots of absent overseas uniformed service voters, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/12/2009--Introduced.Military Voting Protection Act of 2009 - Amends the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act to direct the Secretary of Defense (the presidential designee) to establish procedures for: (1) ... Read more >

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May 12, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1026”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


34 cosponsors (27R, 6D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3073 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 1, 2008

H.R. 2393 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 10, 2009

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