Bill Text — Apr 18, 2013
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Apr 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district
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Length: 3 pages
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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1655 — 113th Congress: Military Overseas Ballot Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1655
“H.R. 1655 — 113th Congress: Military Overseas Ballot Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. September 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1655>
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