How People Voted
61% For, 39% Against
240 votes cast
H.R. 900, The Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2007
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H.R. 900 would provide for a federally sanctioned self-determination process for the people of Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2007 - Directs the Puerto Rico State Elections Commission to conduct a plebiscite in Puerto Rico during the 111th Congress, giving voters the option to vote for continued U.S. territorial status or for a path toward a constitutionally viable permanent nonterritorial status. Provides for subsequent procedures, depending on ballot results.
Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to allocate certain funds for the self-determination process.
Status of the Legislation
Latest Major Action: 10/23/2007: House committee/subcommittee actions. Status: Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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