HB223 (2021) Detail

Relative to political party access to a list of absentee ballot requests.


HB 223  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0231

11/04

 

HOUSE BILL 223

 

AN ACT relative to political party access to a list of absentee ballot requests.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. J. Sweeney, Rock. 8; Rep. Alexander Jr., Hills. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill authorizes political parties to request and subscribe to the absentee ballot request list from the secretary of state.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0231

11/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT relative to political party access to a list of absentee ballot requests.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Political Party Access to List of Absentee Voter Applicants.  Amend RSA 657:15 by inserting after paragraph III the following new paragraph:

III-a.  Political parties and persons bearing a notarized request from political parties may obtain a statewide list of absentee voter applicants, excluding voters who have presented to the supervisors of the checklist valid protective orders pursuant to RSA 173-B, from the secretary of state.  Information on the statewide absentee voter list shall be limited to voter name, voter ID number, and the date the absentee ballot was requested.

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

Links

HB223 at GenCourtMobile
HB223 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 29, 2021 House Hearing
Feb. 17, 2021 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB223 Revision: 31502 Date: Jan. 4, 2021, 3:26 p.m.

Docket


: Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 11-9; RC)


Feb. 17, 2021: Executive Session: 02/17/2021 01:30 pm Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/95842759377


Jan. 29, 2021: Public Hearing: 01/29/2021 11:00 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/93706238627 / Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day ( time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Election Law HJ 2 P. 39


Jan. 6, 2020: To Be Introduced 01/06/2020 and referred to Election Law