GA SB202 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 24-0)
Status: Passed on March 25 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-03-25 - Effective Date 2021-03-25
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elections and primaries generally, so as to provide that persons or entities that mail absentee ballot applications shall mail such applications only to eligible registered electors who have not already requested, been issued, or voted an absentee ballot; to require certain comparisons to remove improper names from mail distribution lists; to provide for sanctions for violations; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Elections and Primaries; persons or entities that mail absentee ballot applications shall mail such applications only to eligible registered electors; provide


Roll Calls

2021-03-25 - Senate - Agree To House Substitute: Senate Vote #283 (Y: 34 N: 20 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2021-03-25 - House - Im Transmit: House Vote #297 (Y: 100 N: 74 NV: 2 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-03-25 - House - Passage: House Vote #296 (Y: 100 N: 75 NV: 1 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-03-08 - Senate - Passage By Substitute: Senate Vote #189 (Y: 32 N: 20 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2021-03-08 - Senate - Motion To Engross: Sb 74, Sb 93, Sb 141, Sb 178, Sb 202, Sb 232, Sb 199, Sb 253: Senate Vote #156 (Y: 34 N: 19 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2021-03-25 Effective Date 2021-03-25
2021-03-25 Act 9
2021-03-25SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2021-03-25SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2021-03-25SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2021-03-25HouseHouse Immediately Transmitted to Senate
2021-03-25HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2021-03-25HouseHouse Third Readers
2021-03-22HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2021-03-10HouseHouse Second Readers
2021-03-09HouseHouse First Readers
2021-03-08SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2021-03-08SenateSenate Third Read
2021-03-08SenateSenate Taken from Table
2021-03-08SenateSenate Tabled
2021-03-08SenateSenate Engrossed
2021-03-05SenateSenate Read Second Time
2021-03-03SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2021-02-18SenateSenate Read and Referred
2021-02-17SenateSenate Hopper

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