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H.R. 6482: Eliminating Foreign Intervention in Elections Act

The text of the bill below is as of Jul 24, 2018 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6482

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 24, 2018

(for himself, Mr. Norman, Mr. DesJarlais, Mr. Gosar, Mr. King of Iowa, Mr. Yoho, Mr. Gohmert, Mr. Meadows, and Mr. Babin) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A BILL

To prohibit Federal payments to a unit of local government that allows individuals who are not citizens of the United States to vote in elections for State or local office, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Eliminating Foreign Intervention in Elections Act.

2.

Federal payment restriction

(a)

In general

None of the funds made available in any Act may be used to make payments to any unit of local government that permits individuals who are not citizens of the United States to vote in elections for State or local office.

(b)

Publication of information by Census required

The Bureau of the Census shall collect and publish information on any State or local government that allows non-citizens to vote.

(c)

Applicability

The requirements of this section shall only apply with respect to any contract entered into or grant made on or after the date of the enactment of this Act.