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H.R.1018: To clarify the application of certain Federal laws relating to elections in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, and the United States Virgin Islands.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||government operations and politics|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Gregorio 'Kilili' Camacho Sablan, D-Northern Marina Islands|
|Total Cosponsors||11 (10 Democrats, 1 Republican)|
|Introduced||March 6, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||April 8, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
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Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to apply it specifically to American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, or the United States Virgin Islands.
Amends the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to cover these same territories plus the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
Amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to cover the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
Applies to such jurisdictions specified criminal penalties relating to the intimidation of voters, interference by government employees, and voting by aliens.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|April 8, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations.|
|April 8, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice.|
|March 6, 2013||Referred to House Judiciary|
|March 6, 2013||Referred to House Administration|