H.R. 2084 (112th): Universal Right to Vote by Mail Act of 2011

Introduced:
Jun 02, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Susan Davis
Representative for California's 53rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 02, 2011
Length
5 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1604 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 10, 2009

H.R. 376 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 02, 2011
Referred to Committee Jun 02, 2011
 
Full Title

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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6/2/2011--Introduced.
Universal Right to Vote by Mail Act of 2011 - Amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prohibit a state from imposing additional conditions or requirements on the eligibility of an individual to cast a vote in federal elections by mail, except to the extent that it imposes a deadline for requesting the ballot and returning it to the appropriate state or local election official.

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