H.R.8189: To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prohibit a State from counting a ballot cast in an election for Federal office which is received by the State after the date of the election.

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This bill generally prohibits states from counting ballots that are received after the date of a federal election. However, the prohibition does not apply to absentee ballots that are cast by uniformed service members, their family members, or overseas citizens.

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Sept. 8, 2020
Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.
Sept. 8, 2020

Introduced in the House by Louie Gohmert (R-Texas)

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