Since 2007, Project Vote has provided the public with the tools to monitor the passage of voting rights laws across the country, with free access to our lists of bills and analyses.
The interactive index of bills below is curated, analyzed, and summarized by Project Vote’s election administration experts, and regularly updated for you to access at any time. You can search by state and by issue, and track bills according to whether they are—in our analysis—likely to help or hinder the ability of eligible Americans to vote.
At least 122 legislative threats to voting rights have been filed, introduced, or carried over. Thirty-two have passed out of committee in the first house. Seventeen have passed the first house. Nine have passed the legislature. Four have been vetoed by the governor. Two have been enacted.
Meanwhile, at least 362 opportunities in voting rights have been filed, introduced, or carried over. Forty-three passed out of committee in the first house. Twenty-one have passed the first house. Three passed the legislature. Three were enacted.
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The bill tracking information on this website, including bill summaries, blog posts, and other analyses, is for general guidance only. The legislative process is by its nature fast-moving and subject to change at short notice. This webpage should not be used as a substitute for research and consultation with legal or other competent advisers. Project Vote is not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information.
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