H.R. 1655 (113th): Military Overseas Ballot Protection Act

Introduced:

Apr 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David “Phil” Roe
Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act to require States to delay certifying the results of regularly scheduled general elections for Federal office in order to ensure the counting of any marked absentee ballots of absent overseas uniformed services voters that are collected by the Presidential designee under such Act for delivery to State election officials.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1655” 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.

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History

Introduced
Apr 18, 2013

Details

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