H.R. 5472 (97th): A bill to amend chapter 29 of title 18, United States Code, to provide criminal penalties for early disclosure of presidential election results.
Feb 8, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 8, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 33rd congressional district
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- 2/8/1982--Introduced.Amends the Federal criminal code to prohibit the disclosure of Presidential election results and the unsealing or counting of ballots before all polls have closed in each State.
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