Summary: H.R.899 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/04/2009)

Ethical and Legal Elections for Congressional Transitions Act - Requires states to hold special elections when a vacancy occurs in the office of U.S. Senator for the state.

Amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to reimburse the states for a portion of special election costs.