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Equal Protection of Voting Rights Act


Introduced 03/13/2001, by Senator Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) and Representative John Conyers, (D-Mich.). According to their press release, this legislation "would strengthen the election process in the United States by requiring states by 2004 to meet uniform, nondiscriminatory voting system and technology standards, provide provisional voting, and distribute sample ballots and voting instructions prior to the election."

For more information:
  • March 13, 2001 Press Release by Senator Dodd
  • U.S. Senator Chris Dodd - official web site.
  • March 13, 2001 Statement by Congressman John Conyers, Jr.
  • U.S. Representative John Conyers - official web site.