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H.R. 936 (113th): People Before Party Act of 2013

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To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to eliminate straight-party voting from any voting system used for Federal elections.

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Jim Matheson

Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2013
Length: 2 pages
Mar 4, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Mar 4, 2013

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H.R. 936 (113th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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