H.R. 5816 (112th): Voter Confidence and Increased Accessibility Act of 2011

Introduced:

May 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rush Holt

Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 17, 2012
Length: 66 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 17, 2012
 
Introduced

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2894 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 16, 2009

H.R. 5741 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2014

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