About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require each individual who desires to vote in an election for Federal office to provide the appropriate election official with a government-issued photo identification, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5971 — 112th Congress: Federal Election Integrity Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5971
“H.R. 5971 — 112th Congress: Federal Election Integrity Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5971>
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