HR 702

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 702

To amend the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act to require States to delay certifying the results of regularly scheduled general elections for Federal office in order to ensure the counting of any marked absentee ballots of absent overseas uniformed services voters that are collected by the Presidential designee under such Act for delivery to State election officials.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 15, 2011

Mr. ROE of Tennessee introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration


A BILL

To amend the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act to require States to delay certifying the results of regularly scheduled general elections for Federal office in order to ensure the counting of any marked absentee ballots of absent overseas uniformed services voters that are collected by the Presidential designee under such Act for delivery to State election officials.

SECTION 1. DELAY IN CERTIFICATION OF RESULTS OF GENERAL ELECTIONS FOR FEDERAL OFFICE IN ORDER TO COUNT ABSENTEE BALLOTS OF ABSENT OVERSEAS UNIFORMED SERVICES VOTERS.

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