A bill to amend the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act to improve ballot accessibility to uniformed services voters and overseas voters, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Texas. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 10, 2014
Length: 46 pages
Nov 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 9, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 19, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 29, 2014
Considered by Senate Committee on Rules and Administration
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Apr 9, 2014
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 1728 (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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