New Cosponsor — May 13, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Madeleine Bordallo [D-GU0]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (7 Democrats).
Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2013
Length: 11 pages
To provide incentives for States to invest in practices and technology that are designed to expedite voting at the polls and to simplify voter registration.
1/3/2013--Introduced.Fair, Accurate, Secure, and Timely Voting Act or FAST Voting Act - Directs the Attorney General to award grants, on a competitive basis, to enable states to: (1) invest in ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 97”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 97 — 113th Congress: Fair, Accurate, Secure, and Timely Voting. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr97
“H.R. 97 — 113th Congress: Fair, Accurate, Secure, and Timely Voting.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr97>
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