Voter registration; registering in person up to and including the day of the election. (HB2234)

Introduced By

Del. Otto Wachsmann (R-Sussex)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Voter registration; registering in person up to and including the day of the election; limited to certain persons. Provides that only members of a uniformed service, as defined in relevant law, persons who are residing temporarily outside of the United States, and spouses or dependents of such members or persons are entitled to register to vote after the close of registration records in person up to and including the day of the election. Under current law, any person who is qualified to register to vote is entitled to register to vote after the close of registration records up to and including the day of the election. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2023Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23101695D
01/11/2023Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/23/2023Assigned P & E sub: Subcommittee #1
01/23/2023Impact statement from DPB (HB2234)
01/24/2023Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 4-N)
01/27/2023Reported from Privileges and Elections (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2023Read first time
02/01/2023Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2023Read third time and passed House (52-Y 48-N)
02/02/2023VOTE: Passage (52-Y 48-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2023Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2023Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/14/2023Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)