H.R. 6194: All Ballots Count Act of 2016

Ever since the Supreme Court in 2013 struck down the most important provisions of the Voting Right Act as unconstitutional, a number of states instituted laws such as requiring voter identification or limiting early voting, laws that would have previously been prohibited or blocked. Opponents — mostly Democrats — call these laws tactics of voter suppression carried out almost entirely by Republican-dominated ...

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Sep 27, 2016


Referred to Committee on Sep 27, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on September 27, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Marc Veasey

Representative for Texas's 33rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2016
Length: 3 pages


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Sep 27, 2016

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Passed House

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Signed by the President

H.R. 6194 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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