To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4 of the Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 24, 2021
Length: 76 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Passed House (Senate next) on Aug 24, 2021
This bill passed in the House on August 24, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.
This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Sep 21, 2021 9:30 a.m. — House Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
223 Cosponsors (223 Democrats)
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