HR 423

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 423

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prevent the addresses of the residences of Members of Congress from appearing on the computerized Statewide voter registration lists required to be maintained by States under such Act, and to permit a Member of Congress who seeks to be a candidate for election for public office in a State to meet any requirement under State law to provide the appropriate election official with the address of the Member's residence by providing the chief State election official with an affidavit certifying that the Member is a resident of the State.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 25, 2011

Mr. BACA introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration


A BILL

To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prevent the addresses of the residences of Members of Congress from appearing on the computerized Statewide voter registration lists required to be maintained by States under such Act, and to permit a Member of Congress who seeks to be a candidate for election for public office in a State to meet any requirement under State law to provide the appropriate election official with the address of the Member's residence by providing the chief State election official with an affidavit certifying that the Member is a resident of the State.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PREVENTING APPEARANCE OF ADDRESS OF RESIDENCE OF MEMBER OF CONGRESS ON STATE VOTER REGISTRATION LIST.

SEC. 3. PERMITTING MEMBERS OF CONGRESS SEEKING ELECTION FOR PUBLIC OFFICE TO MEET DECLARATION OF RESIDENCE REQUIREMENT UNDER STATE LAW BY PROVIDING AFFIDAVIT CERTIFYING RESIDENCE IN THE STATE.

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