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oct 1, 1982 - Congress extended Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act for twenty-five years.

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Congress also adopted a new standard to determine how jurisdictions could terminate (or "bail out" from) the provisions of Section 4.

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oct 1, 1982
Now
~ 41 years ago