H.R.1813 - A bill to provide a uniform time for the closing of polling places in the 1984 election of the electors of the President and Vice President of the United States and to make the day of the Presidential election in 1984 a national holiday.97th Congress (1981-1982)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Heftel, Cecil [D-HI-1] (Introduced 02/06/1981)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration; Post Office and Civil Service|
|Latest Action:||House - 12/15/1981 Committee Hearings Held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1813 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/06/1981)
Amends Federal law to require all polling places (except in Hawaii and Alaska) to close at eight post meridiem eastern standard time for the 1984 Presidential elections.
Makes Election Day, 1984, a legal public holiday.