US HB4987 | 2023-2024 | 118th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 74-0)
Status: Introduced on July 27 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-07-27 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


To secure the Federal voting rights of persons when released from incarceration.

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Democracy Restoration Act of 2023


Rep. Jasmine Crockett [D-TX]Rep. Troy Carter [D-LA]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY]
Rep. Nanette Barragan [D-CA]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Lisa Rochester [D-DE]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]
Rep. Shontel Brown [D-OH]Rep. Tony Cardenas [D-CA]Rep. Andre Carson [D-IN]Rep. Greg Casar [D-TX]
Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick [D-FL]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]
Rep. Veronica Escobar [D-TX]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA]Rep. Valerie Foushee [D-NC]
Rep. Maxwell Frost [D-FL]Rep. Robert Garcia [D-CA]Rep. Jesus Garcia [D-IL]Rep. Daniel Goldman [D-NY]
Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]Rep. Jahana Hayes [D-CT]Rep. Glenn Ivey [D-MD]Rep. Jonathan Jackson [D-IL]
Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D-TX]Rep. Sara Jacobs [D-CA]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]
Rep. Sydney Kamlager-Dove [D-CA]Rep. William Keating [D-MA]Rep. Robin Kelly [D-IL]Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]
Rep. Summer Lee [D-PA]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]Rep. Jennifer McClellan [D-VA]Rep. Morgan McGarvey [D-KY]
Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]Rep. Seth Moulton [D-MA]Rep. Kevin Mullin [D-CA]
Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Katie Porter [D-CA]Rep. Delia Ramirez [D-IL]Rep. Deborah Ross [D-NC]
Rep. C.A. Ruppersberger [D-MD]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA]Rep. Terri Sewell [D-AL]
Rep. Haley Stevens [D-MI]Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]
Rep. Jill Tokuda [D-HI]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]Rep. Nikema Williams [D-GA]
Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL]Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX]Rep. Stacey Plaskett [D-VI]Rep. David Scott [D-GA]
Rep. Andy Kim [D-NJ]Rep. Sean Casten [D-IL]Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]
Rep. Melanie Stansbury [D-NM]Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA]Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA]Rep. Frank Mrvan [D-IN]
Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]Rep. David Trone [D-MD]


2023-07-27HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2023-07-27HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1677 (Same As) 2023-05-18 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
HB11 (Related) 2023-07-18 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection.
SB1 (Related) 2023-07-25 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
SB2344 (Related) 2023-07-18 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.


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