Bill Text — Dec 5, 2011
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Feb 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on June 22, 2011.
Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 2, 2011
Length: 30 pages
To terminate the Election Assistance Commission, and for other purposes.
6/2/2011--Reported to House amended, Part I.Election Support Consolidation and Efficiency Act - Section2 - Amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to terminate the Election Assistance Commission (EAC), the ... Read more >
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Last Action: Dec 1, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 672 — 112th Congress: Election Support Consolidation and Efficiency Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr672
“H.R. 672 — 112th Congress: Election Support Consolidation and Efficiency Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr672>
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