42 U.S. Code § 1973bb–1 - “State” defined

As used in this subchapter, the term “State” includes the District of Columbia.


(Pub. L. 89–110, title III, § 302, as added Pub. L. 91–285, § 6,June 22, 1970, 84 Stat. 318; amended Pub. L. 94–73, title IV, § 407,Aug. 6, 1975, 89 Stat. 405.)

1975—Pub. L. 94–73substituted definition of State for provisions prohibiting denial of right to vote because of age.

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