To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to improve the security of the information technology used to administer voter registration procedures and elections for Federal office, to promote the accuracy and integrity of the results of such elections, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 16, 2017
Length: 41 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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25 Cosponsors (25 Democrats)
Mar 16, 2017
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H.R. 1562 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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