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HR 5631 - Federal Elections Review Commission Act

"To establish a commission to study and make recommendations with respect to the Federal electoral process."


Introduced 11/14/2000 by Representatives Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Jim Leach (R-IA). According to their press release, this bill would establish a bipartisan Federal Election Review Commission to "study the federal electoral process and make recommendations to ensure the integrity of, and public confidence in, future federal elections."

For more information:
  • HR 5631 Press Release - printer-friendly format
  • HR 5631 Text - Adobe Acrobat format
  • U.S. Representative Peter Defazio - official web site
  • U.S. Representative Jim Leach - official web site
  • Letter of endorsement (in Adobe Acrobat format) from The Center for Voting and Democracy