DC B23-0126 | 2019-2020 | 23rd Council


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Passed on June 24 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-06-24 - Law Number L23-0112 Effective from Jun 24, 2020
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Law 23-112 requires a voter registration packet posted on the Board of Elections website. It requires the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency and landlords of residential rental properties to provide voter registration materials to tenants. It also requires that an application for the homestead deduction for houses, condos, and cooperative housing associations include a voter registration packet.

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Improving Voter Registration for New Tenants and Homeowners Amendment Act of 2019


Roll Calls

2020-04-07 - Council - Final Reading (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-04-07 - Council - Amendment #1 (Allen) (Y: 0 N: 0 NV: 12 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2020-03-03 - Council - First Reading CC (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-06-24CouncilLaw Number L23-0112 Effective from Jun 24, 2020
2020-05-15CouncilAct A23-0304 Published in DC Register Vol 67 and Page 5066
2020-05-12CouncilTransmitted to Congress
2020-05-05CouncilReturned from Mayor
2020-04-27CouncilSigned by the Mayor and Enacted with Act Number A23-0304
2020-04-17CouncilTransmitted to Mayor, Response Due on May 1, 2020
2020-04-07CouncilFinal Reading
2020-04-07CouncilAmendment #1 (Allen)
2020-03-03CouncilFirst Reading, CC
2020-02-26CouncilCommittee Report Filed
2020-02-25CouncilCommittee Mark-up of B23-0126
2019-06-13CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2019-05-24CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2019-02-15CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B23-0126 Published in the DC Register
2019-02-05CouncilReferred to Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety
2019-02-05CouncilIntroduced in Committee of the Whole

Washington D.C. State Sources

Bill Comments