A bill to prohibit deceptive practices in Federal elections.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 14, 2011
Length: 22 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Cardin says intentionally deceptive practices designed to suppress votes need to end”
— Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 27, 2012
Dec 14, 2011
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S. 1994 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1994. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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