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Election Law - Voter Registration and Absentee Voting - Proof of Citizenship

Sponsored by:

Delegate Parrott


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means

Synopsis:Requiring individuals who apply to register to vote after June 30, 2017, to submit proof of United States citizenship; providing that individuals who are not citizens of the United States are not qualified to be registered voters; requiring an applicant for voter registration to submit specified documents or information to prove United States citizenship; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Parrott, Afzali, Aumann, Beitzel, Kittleman, Krebs, Long, Malone, McComas, McKay, Metzgar, W. Miller, Morgan, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1390 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Drivers' Licenses
Elections, State Board of
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Ethnic Affairs
Immigrants and Citizenship -see also- Residency
Postal Service
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Vital Records
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(3-102, 3-202, 3-501, 9-305, 3-103)

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November 28, 2017 1:01 P.M.