HB464 (2017) Detail

Relative to voter identification requirements when obtaining a ballot.


HB 464 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0579

03/05

 

HOUSE BILL 464

 

AN ACT relative to voter identification requirements when obtaining a ballot.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Bates, Rock. 7; Rep. Phinney, Straf. 24

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill repeals the authority of election officials to vouch for the identity of voters or to accept any photo identification they determine to be legitimate.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0579

03/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to voter identification requirements when obtaining a ballot.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Repeal.  The following are repealed:

I.  RSA 659:13, II(a)(7), relative to photo identification determined to be legitimate by an election official.

II.  RSA 659:13, II(b), relative to verification of a person's identity by an election official.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB464 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 25, 2017 House Hearing
Feb. 21, 2017 House Exec Session
March 8, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB464 Revision: 953 Date: Jan. 27, 2017, 9:10 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 5, 2017 Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Election Law HJ 3 P. 14
Jan. 25, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/25/2017 11:00 AM LOB 308
Feb. 21, 2017 Executive Session: 02/21/2017 11:30 AM LOB 308
March 8, 2017 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/08/2017 (Vote 20-0; RC)
March 8, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA RC 298-51 03/08/2017 HJ 9 P. 91