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      House Committee on the Judiciary
      The Constitution and Civil Justice
    IntroducedJanuary 23rd, 2009

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District of Columbia Voting Rights Restoration Act of 2009

Official Title

To restore the Federal electoral rights of the residents of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.


District of Columbia Voting Rights Restoration Act of 2009 - Restores the right of District of Columbia residents to participate as Maryland residents in congressional elections and presidential elections. Repeals provisions of: (1) the District of Columbia Delegate Act that establishes the office of District of Columbia Delegate to the House of Representatives; and (2) the District of Columbia Statehood Constitution Convention Initiative of 1979 that provides for electing a Senator and Representative for the District.

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