H.Amdt.1185 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. King, Steve [R-IA-5] (Offered 07/13/2006)|
|Latest Action:||07/13/2006 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A004) Failed by recorded vote: 185 - 238 (Roll no. 372).|
Description: H.Amdt. 1185 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)
Amendment sought to strike section 7 of the bill which extends to 2032 provisions in law requiring bilingual ballots under certain circumstances, and to strike section 8 of the bill concerning the use of American Community Survey census data.
An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 109-554 which seeks to strike sections 7 and 8 from the bill. Sections 7 and 8 relate to multilingual ballots and use of American Community Survey census data, and they would automatically expire in 2007.
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