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      House Committee on House Administration
    IntroducedFebruary 4th, 2009

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Ethical and Legal Elections for Congressional Transitions Act

Official Title

To require States to hold special elections in the event of a vacancy in the office of a Senator representing the State, and for other purposes.


Ethical and Legal Elections for Congressional Transitions Act - Requires states to hold special elections when a vacancy occurs in the office of U.S. Senator for the state. Amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to reimburse the states for a portion of special election costs.

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