To protect and promote the ability of members of the Armed Forces and citizens to vote by mail, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2020
Length: 13 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on October 16, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Oct 16, 2020
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H.R. 8607 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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