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Title
Election Law - Correctional Facilities - Voter Registration and Voting
Sponsored by
Senators West, McCray, Benson, Carter, Ellis, Hester, Kagan, Lam, Lee, Patterson, Smith, Sydnor, Waldstreicher, Washington, Young, and Zucker
Status
In the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to provide each individual who is released from a correctional facility with a voter registration application and documentation informing the individual that the individual's voting rights have been restored; requiring the State Board of Elections to adopt certain regulations establishing a program to inform eligible voters incarcerated in correctional facilities of upcoming elections and how to exercise the right to vote; etc.
Details
Cross-filed with: HB0568
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2020
History
Legislation History
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
1/24/2020
Legislative Date
1/24/2020
Action
First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and Judicial Proceedings
Proceedings
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Text - First - Election Law - Correctional Facilities - Voter Registration and Voting
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/05/2020
Legislative Date
2/05/2020
Action
Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
Senate 1/24/2020 1/24/2020 First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and Judicial Proceedings
Text - First - Election Law - Correctional Facilities - Voter Registration and Voting
Senate 2/05/2020 2/05/2020 Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)
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Last Updated: 3/6/2020 2:39 PM