DE HB135 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Passed on August 2 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-02 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This bill eliminates the "10-day hold" before registering a voter who is eligible to vote. This bill also allows the Department in lieu of the Board to remove voters who no longer reside in Delaware.

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An Act To Amend Title 15 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Elections.


Roll Calls

2017-07-01 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 12 N: 3 NV: 4 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2017-05-16 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 23 N: 15 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2017-08-02 Signed by Governor
2017-07-01 Passed By Senate. Votes: 12 YES 3 NO 4 NOT VOTING 2 ABSENT
2017-06-22 Reported Out of Committee (Elections & Government Affairs) in Senate with 3 On Its Merits
2017-05-17 Assigned to Elections & Government Affairs Committee in Senate
2017-05-16 Passed By House. Votes: 23 YES 15 NO 3 ABSENT
2017-05-03 Reported Out of Committee (House Administration) in House with 4 On Its Merits
2017-04-13 Introduced and Assigned to House Administration Committee in House

Delaware State Sources

Bill Comments