H.R.3489 - To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prohibit State election officials from accepting a challenge to an individual's eligibility to register to vote in an election for Federal office or to vote in an election for Federal office in a jurisdiction on the grounds that the individual resides in a household in the jurisdiction which is subject to foreclosure proceedings or that the jurisdiction was adversely affected by a hurricane or other major disaster, and for other purposes.111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jackson, Jesse L., Jr. [D-IL-2] (Introduced 07/31/2009)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 111-457|
|Latest Action:||03/25/2010 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 263. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3489 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Reported to House without amendment (03/25/2010)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to prohibit a state or local election official from accepting a challenge to an individual's eligibility to register to vote in an election for federal office in a jurisdition or to vote in an election for federal office in a jurisdiction if the challenge is not based on good cause.
Declares that a challenge is not based on good cause if it is based on residence in property subject to foreclosure proceedings or in an area damaged by hurricane or other major disaster.