US SB2656 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on October 22 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-10-22 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Pending: Senate Rules And Administration Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

A bill to disclose access to election infrastructure by foreign nationals. This bill requires each chief state election official to disclose to the Election Assistance Commission the identity of any foreign national known by that official to have (1) physically handled either ballots used in an election for federal office or voting machines, (2) had unmonitored access to a storage facility or centralized voting-tabulation location used to support an election, or (3) had unmonitored access to election-related information or communications technology. It also requires the official to make the disclosure within 30 days of becoming aware of such activity.

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Title

A bill to disclose access to election infrastructure by foreign nationals.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-10-22SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

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