H.Amdt.1184 to H.R.9109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Amends Bill:||H.R.9 — Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006|
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] (Offered 07/13/2006)|
|Latest Action:||07/13/2006 On agreeing to the Gohmert amendment (A003) Failed by recorded vote: 134 - 288 (Roll no. 371).|
Description: H.Amdt. 1184 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Amendment sought to shorten the reauthorization period for the Voting Rights Act from 25 years to 10 years.
An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 109-554 to make the reauthorization period 10 years, rather than the 25 years proposed in the act.
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