New Cosponsor — May 13, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Madeleine Bordallo [D-GU0]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (7 Democrats).
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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.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr97>
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