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S. 3090: Save Voters Act

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About the bill

Should people be removed from the list of registered voters if they fail to vote enough times and don’t respond to a letter?

Context

A Supreme Court case this month upheld an Ohio state law which removed certain people from the list of registered voters.

If a person had not voted for two years, they were sent a letter in the postal mail asking for them to confirm their registration. (Basically, are you still alive and do you still live where we have you listed?)

If Ohio failed to ...

Sponsor and status

Amy Klobuchar

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jun 19, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Jun 19, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 19, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 19, 2018
 
Introduced

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Passed Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 3090 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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