Return to Rule of Law Initiative
"Overcriminalization" describes the trends in America - and particulary in Congress - to use the criminal law to "solve" every problem, punish every mistake (instead of making proper use of civil penalties), and coerce Americans into conforming their behavior to satisfy social engineering objectives.
HR 1381: Administration of Elections for Federal Office
Amends the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to improve the administration of elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
Felony, 5 years in prison, to knowingly deceive anyone about the time, place, manner, and other information regarding an election.
jones (R - NC)
03/14/2007: Referred to House Science and Technology Committee