H.R.1508 - Democracy Day Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] (Introduced 03/31/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||04/16/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on Civil Service and Agency Organization. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1508 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Democracy Day Act of 2003 - Requires the Tuesday next after the first Monday in November in 2004 and in each even-number year thereafter (Election Day) to be treated in the same manner as November 11 (Veterans Day) for purposes of any laws relating to Federal employment. Urges private employers to give their employees that day off to enable them to vote.
Introduced in House (03/31/2003)
Directs the Comptroller General to conduct a study of the impact of such requirement on voter participation.