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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

United States House of Representatives Election Recount Act of 1986

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Official Title as Introduced

A bill providing for time limits for completion of recounts in general and special elections for the office of Representative.

Actions Overview (1)

06/05/1986Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

06/11/1986Referred to Subcommittee on Elections.
Action By: Committee on House Administration
06/05/1986Referred to House Committee on House Administration.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/05/1986Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (57)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Michel, Robert H. [R-IL-18]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Frenzel, Bill [R-MN-3]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Thomas, William M. [R-CA-20]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Panetta, Leon [D-CA-16]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Vander Jagt, Guy [R-MI-9]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Lewis, Jerry [R-CA-35]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Lagomarsino, Robert J. [R-CA-19]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Coats, Daniel [R-IN-4]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Hillis, Elwood H. [R-IN-5]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Jacobs, Andrew, Jr. [D-IN-10]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Gejdenson, Sam [D-CT-2]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Bates, Jim [D-CA-44]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Tauke, Thomas Joseph [R-IA-2]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Roberts, Pat [R-KS-1]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Johnson, Nancy L. [R-CT-6]* 06/05/1986
Rep. McKernan, John R., Jr. [R-ME-1]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Lightfoot, Jim [R-IA-5]* 06/05/1986
Rep. DioGuardi, Joseph J. [R-NY-20]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Henry, Paul B. [R-MI-5]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-13]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Strang, Michael L. [R-CO-3]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Whittaker, Bob [R-KS-5]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Gallo, Dean A. [R-NJ-11]* 06/05/1986
Rep. Kemp, Jack [R-NY-31] 06/10/1986
Rep. McMillan, J. Alex [R-NC-9] 06/10/1986
Rep. Wortley, George C. [R-NY-27] 06/10/1986
Rep. Burton, Dan [R-IN-6] 06/10/1986
Rep. Kolbe, Jim [R-AZ-5] 06/10/1986
Rep. Lott, Trent [R-MS-5] 06/10/1986
Rep. Roukema, Marge [R-NJ-5] 06/10/1986
Rep. Schneider, Claudine [R-RI-2] 06/11/1986
Rep. Gingrich, Newt [R-GA-6] 06/11/1986
Rep. Nielson, Howard C. [R-UT-3] 06/11/1986
Rep. Packard, Ron [R-CA-43] 06/17/1986
Rep. Cobey, William W. [R-NC-4] 06/17/1986
Rep. Jeffords, James M. [R-VT-At Large] 06/17/1986
Rep. McKinney, Stewart B. [R-CT-4] 06/24/1986
Rep. Glickman, Dan [D-KS-4] 07/23/1986
Rep. Wise, Robert E., Jr. [D-WV-3] 07/23/1986
Rep. Miller, John R. [R-WA-1] 07/23/1986
Rep. Bentley, Helen Delich [R-MD-2] 07/23/1986
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6] 07/23/1986
Rep. DeLay, Tom [R-TX-22] 09/11/1986
Rep. Barnard, Doug, Jr. [D-GA-10] 09/11/1986
Rep. Hartnett, Thomas F. [R-SC-1] 09/19/1986
Rep. Leach, James A. [R-IA-1] 09/19/1986
Rep. Martin, David O'B. [R-NY-26] 09/22/1986
Rep. Chandler, Rod D. [R-WA-8] 09/22/1986
Rep. Badham, Robert E. [R-CA-40] 09/22/1986
Rep. Petri, Thomas E. [R-WI-6] 09/23/1986
Rep. Martin, Lynn M. [R-IL-16] 09/23/1986
Rep. Whitehurst, G. William [R-VA-2] 09/30/1986
Rep. Coleman, E. Thomas [R-MO-6] 09/30/1986
Rep. Lowery, Bill [R-CA-41] 10/01/1986
Rep. Wylie, Chalmers P. [R-OH-15] 10/01/1986
Rep. Torricelli, Robert G. [D-NJ-9] 10/08/1986
Rep. Fish, Hamilton, Jr. [R-NY-21] 10/08/1986

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Administration06/05/1986 Referred to
House Administration Subcommittee on Elections06/11/1986 Referred to

No related bill information was received for H.R.4953.

Subjects (8)

Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (06/05/1986)

United States House of Representatives Election Recount Act of 1986 - Declares that any recount of ballots for the office of Representative shall be completed: (1) in a general election by December 31 of the year of the election; and (2) in a special election by the end of six weeks after the election.