H.R. 4249 (91st): An Act to extend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 with respect to the discriminatory use of tests and devices

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91st Congress (1969–1971)


Enacted on Jun 22, 1970


Pub.L. 91-285


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Last Updated: Jun 22, 1970


GPO FDSys – United States Statutes at Large

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Mar 11, 1970 midnight
unknown 21/62
Mar 13, 1970 midnight
unknown 64/12

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