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HB 967: Elections


Elections; Removes requirement that identification presented by elector at polls contain elector's signature; prohibits election clerk or inspector from comparing elector's signatures on precinct register & provided form of identification; revises requirements for Department of State rules regarding ballot layout.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    2/20/2019 House • Filed
    2/28/2019 House • Referred to Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee; Public Integrity and Ethics Committee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 98
    3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 98
    5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee

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  • HB 967, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/20/2019 at 3:30 PM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (3)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    S 460 Elections Gibson Identical Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Ethics and Elections
    H 7101 (e1) Elections State Affairs Committee Compare Last Action: 5/1/2019 H Laid on Table -HJ 1097
    S 7066 (er) Election Administration Ethics and Elections Compare Last Action: 7/1/2019 Chapter No. 2019-162

    Citations - Statutes (4)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    101.043 Identification required at polls. Page 1 (pdf)
    101.151 Specifications for ballots. Page 2 (pdf)
    101.49 Procedure of election officers where signatures differ. Page 3 (pdf)
    101.5608 Voting by electronic or electromechanical method; procedures. Page 3 (pdf)

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