H.R. 672 (112th): Election Support Consolidation and Efficiency Act

Introduced:

Feb 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Gregg Harper
Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 2, 2011
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To terminate the Election Assistance Commission, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3463 (Related)
To reduce Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of presidential election ...

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 1, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 672” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Feb 11, 2011
Reported by Committee
May 25, 2011
Failed in the House Under Suspension
Jun 22, 2011
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Details

Cosponsors
22 cosponsors (22R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Elections

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jun 22, 2011 2:44 p.m.
Failed 235/187

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