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H.Res. 751: Calling on Congress to enact a new preclearance formula for the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and condemning voter suppression laws enacted by States and political subdivisions.

Sponsor and status

Eleanor Norton

Sponsor. Delegate for the District of Columbia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Feb 26, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Feb 26, 2018

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 26, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Feb 26, 2018
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Agreed To

H.Res. 751 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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