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H.R. 1809: To designate a portion of United States Route 80 in Alabama as the “John R. Lewis Voting Rights Highway”, and for other purposes.


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 11, 2021 (Introduced).


I

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1809

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 11, 2021

(for himself, Ms. Sewell, Ms. Norton, Mr. Aderholt, Mr. Carl, Mrs. Demings, Mr. Castro of Texas, Mr. Cooper, Mr. Pascrell, Mrs. Napolitano, Mr. Takano, Ms. Dean, Ms. Moore of Wisconsin, Mr. Panetta, Mr. Meeks, Mrs. Watson Coleman, Mr. Evans, Mr. Vargas, Mrs. Beatty, Ms. Clark of Massachusetts, Mr. Kilmer, Mr. Schrader, Mr. Hastings, Ms. Jayapal, Ms. Bass, Mr. Beyer, Mr. Bishop of Georgia, Ms. Jacobs of California, Ms. Johnson of Texas, Mrs. Dingell, Mr. Larsen of Washington, and Mr. Vela) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

A BILL

To designate a portion of United States Route 80 in Alabama as the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Highway, and for other purposes.

1.

Designation of John R. Lewis Voting Rights Highway

(a)

Designation

The portion of United States Route 80 from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery, Alabama shall be known as the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Highway.

(b)

References

Any reference in a law, map, regulation, document, paper, or other record of the United States to the portion of United States Route 80 from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery, Alabama is deemed to be a reference to the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Highway.