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A bill to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 16, 2014
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1945 — 113th Congress: Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1945
“S. 1945 — 113th Congress: Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1945>
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