H.J.Res.28 - Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding the right to vote.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Jackson, Jesse L., Jr. [D-IL-2] (Introduced 03/02/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||03/02/2005 Referred to the House Committee on Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.J.Res.28 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/02/2005)
Constitutional Amendment - Provides that all U.S. citizens who are eighteen years of age or older shall have the right to vote in any public election held in the jurisdiction in which the citizen resides.
Requires each State to: (1) administer public elections in the State in accordance with election performance standards established by the Congress; and (2) provide any eligible voter the opportunity to register and vote on the day of any public election.