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H.R. 5557: Poll Tax Prohibition Act of 2016

Title: Poll Tax Prohibition Act of 2016

Introduced: Jun 22, 2016 (114th Congress)

Sponsor: Rep. Marc A. Veasey [D-TX33]

Status: Referred to Committee - Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.

Summary: Poll Tax Prohibition Act of 2016 This bill amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 and the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to prohibit requiring: an individual to present a piece of information that has an associated cost as a condition of voting in a federal election, or an individual wishing to vote by mail to include a piece of identification (or a copy of one) that has an associated cost.

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