To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 and the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to prohibit an election official from requiring an individual to present a piece of identification that has an associated cost as a condition of voting or registering to vote in an election for Federal office, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 33rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 22, 2016
Length: 5 pages
Jun 22, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 22, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jun 22, 2016
H.R. 5557 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5557 — 114th Congress: Poll Tax Prohibition Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5557
“H.R. 5557 — 114th Congress: Poll Tax Prohibition Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. February 22, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5557>
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