A bill to amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to require each State to implement a process under which individuals who are 16 years of age may apply to register to vote in elections for Federal office in the State, to direct the Election Assistance Commission to make grants to States to increase the involvement of minors in public election activities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 7, 2017
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on September 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 7, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 28, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 621.
S. 1783 (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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