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H.R. 1907 (115th): Election Infrastructure and Security Promotion Act of 2017

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To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct research and development to mitigate the consequences of threats to voting systems, to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require the voting systems used in elections for Federal office to comply with national standards developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology for operational security and ballot verification, to establish programs to promote research in innovative voting system technologies, and for other purposes.

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Henry “Hank” Johnson Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2017
Length: 13 pages
Introduced
Apr 5, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 5, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Apr 5, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1907 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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