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Election Law - Voting by Felons at Polling Places - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Delegate Impallaria


In the House - Hearing 3/02 at 2:30 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring an applicant for voter registration to specify whether the applicant is a felon; requiring that specified information concerning voting by felons be provided to an applicant for voter registration; requiring an individual who is a felon to vote only by absentee ballot; prohibiting a felon from voting at a polling place; and limiting a provision of law allowing specified registered criminal offenders to enter onto school property for the purpose of voting only to registered offenders who are not felons.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Impallaria
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0385 Session: 2011 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Private Schools
Public Schools
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Sexual Offenses
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(11-704, 11-722)
Article - Election Law
(3-202, 9-312, 9-304.1)

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October 24, 2017 5:01 P.M.