To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prohibit the use of voting systems in elections for Federal office whose hardware and software components are not manufactured and maintained in the United States or which are produced by foreign entities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 16, 2020
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on December 16, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Dec 16, 2020
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 28, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 589.
H.R. 8991 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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