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Short Titles as Introduced

Students Voicing Opinions in Today's Elections (VOTE) Act

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Election Assistance Commission to carry out a pilot program under which the Commission shall provide funds to local educational agencies for initiatives to provide voter registration information to secondary school students in the 12th grade.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
01/03/2017 Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date
01/03/2017 Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/03/2017 Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (2)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15] 07/06/2017
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 07/25/2017

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House Administration01/03/2017 Referred to

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Subjects (4)

  • Education programs funding
  • Elections, voting, political campaign regulation
  • Elementary and secondary education

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Introduced in House (01/03/2017)

Students Voicing Opinions in Today's Elections (VOTE) Act

This bill directs the Election Assistance Commission to carry out a pilot program providing funds, during FY2017, to local educational agencies (LEAs) for initiatives that provide 12th graders with voter registration information.

LEAs must consult with their state and local election officials in developing the initiatives.