To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to require States to meet standards for the location and operation of polling places used in elections for Federal office, including a standard requiring States to ensure that no individual waits for longer than one hour to cast a vote at a polling place, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 6 pages
May 17, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 15, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5488 (114th).
May 17, 2017
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H.R. 2499 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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