S.979 - Vote by Mail Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] (Introduced 03/23/2007)|
|Committees:||Senate - Rules and Administration|
|Latest Action:||03/23/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3710-3712) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.979 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/23/2007)
Vote by Mail Act of 2007 - Directs the Election Assistance Commission to establish a Vote by Mail program of grants to participating states solely for implementation of procedures for the conduct of all elections by mail at the state or local level.
Directs the Comptroller General to evaluate and report to Congress on the benefits of broader implementation of mail-in voting in elections.