DE HB400 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-0)
Status: Engrossed on June 21 2018 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2018-06-21 - Assigned to Elections & Government Affairs Committee in Senate
Pending: Senate Elections & Government Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This bill provides for election day registration for presidential primary, primary, special, and general elections whereas currently the deadline is the fourth Saturday prior to the date of the election. Moreover, same day registration at polling places will be permitted with submission of valid government issued identification or other generally accepted proof of identification.

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


Roll Calls

2018-06-21 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 22 N: 18 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2018-06-21 Assigned to Elections & Government Affairs Committee in Senate
2018-06-21 Passed By House. Votes: 22 YES 18 NO 1 ABSENT
2018-05-09 Reported Out of Committee (Administration) in House with 3 On Its Merits
2018-05-02 Introduced and Assigned to Administration Committee in House

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