HB1510 (2018) Detail

Relative to voters using out-of-state drivers' licenses as identification.


HB 1510-FN - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2319

03/10

 

HOUSE BILL 1510-FN

 

AN ACT relative to voters using out-of-state drivers' licenses as identification.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Harrington, Straf. 3; Rep. Hill, Merr. 3; Rep. Silber, Belk. 2

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the ballot clerk to provide information on license requirements for residents to a voter who uses an out-of-state driver's license for identification.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2319

03/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to voters using out-of-state drivers' licenses as identification.

 

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

 

1  New Subparagraph; Voter Identification; Out-of-State Driver's License.  Amend RSA 659:13, II by inserting after subparagraph (c) the following new subparagraph:

(d)  If a voter uses an out-of-state driver's license as his or her form of identification, the ballot clerk shall provide the voter with written information on the provisions of RSA 263:35 that require that upon the establishment of a bona fide residency in this state, he or she shall have a maximum of 60 days from the date his or her residency was established to obtain a driver's license issued by the state of New Hampshire.

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

 

LBAO

18-2319

11/2/17

 

HB 1510-FN- FISCAL NOTE

AS INTRODUCED

 

AN ACT relative to voters using out-of-state drivers' licenses as identification.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

The Legislative Budget Assistant has determined that this legislation, as introduced, has a total fiscal impact of less than $10,000 in each of the fiscal years 2019 through 2022.

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Department of State, New Hampshire Municipal Association, and Department of Safety

 

 

Links

HB1510 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 25, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 13, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1510 Revision: 2086 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 7:51 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Election Law HJ 1 P. 13
Jan. 25, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/25/2018 10:30 AM LOB 308
Feb. 13, 2018 Executive Session: 02/13/2018 11:00 AM LOB 308
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 20-0; CC)
March 6, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/06/2018 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 9 P. 16
March 6, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 30