HB1017

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of Identity

Sponsored by:

Delegate Parrott

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means


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 Parrott, Afzali, Aumann, Beitzel, Buckel, Carozza, Cassilly, Fisher, S. Howard, Jacobs, Kipke, Kittleman, Krebs, McDonough, Metzgar, Otto, Shoemaker, Szeliga, Vogt, West, and Ciliberti
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0288 Session: 2011 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Committee(s):
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
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Identification
Judges
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
(12-301)

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October 24, 2017 4:45 P.M.