DE HB175 | 2019-2020 | 150th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-0)
Status: Introduced on May 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-27 - Amendment HA 3 to HB 175 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act allows any qualified voter evidencing a desire to vote by mail in writing to the State Elections Commission to vote by mail in primary, general, and special federal elections. The State Elections Commission shall administer the program, creating rules and regulations that allow processing and scanning of mail ballots ahead of Election Day without tabulation until Election Day, dropping off mail ballots at any polling place on Election Day and dropping off mail ballots in a secure drop box of each county Department of Elections office before and leading up to Election Day.

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An Act To Amend Title 15 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Voting By Mail.



2020-03-27 Amendment HA 3 to HB 175 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2020-01-30 Amendment HA 2 to HB 175 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2019-06-20 Assigned to Appropriations Committee in House
2019-06-12 Reported Out of Committee (Administration) in House with 4 On Its Merits
2019-06-05 Amendment HA 1 to HB 175 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2019-05-30 Introduced and Assigned to Administration Committee in House

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