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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.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5971>
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