2013 Regular Session



Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of Identity

Sponsored by:

Delegate Afzali


In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring an election judge to establish a voter's identity and verify the voter's address if the voter seeks to vote a regular ballot; requiring an election judge to qualify a voter by requesting the voter to present a current government-issued photo identification; requiring an election judge to authorize an individual to vote a regular ballot; allowing a voter who is unable to present a specified form of identification to vote by provisional ballot under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Afzali, Bates, Eckardt, Fisher, Frank, Haddaway-Riccio, McComas, Schuh, Schulz, Stocksdale, and Vitale
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0288 Session: 2011 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections, State Board of
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Local Government Mandates
Motor Vehicle Administration
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(10-310, 16-201)
Article - Transportation

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October 2, 2015 9:09 A.M.