GA SB463 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 12 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-06-25 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
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 primaries and elections generally, so as to remove provisions and references regarding direct recording electronic voting machines; to revise certain duties of the State Election Board; to provide for the deadline for registering to vote in certain runoffs; to provide for the number of voting booths or enclosures; to provide for the division of certain precincts under certain circumstances; to provide for certain reports on time required to vote; to provide for the acceptance of absentee ballots when certain identification is provided; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Primaries and Elections; provisions and references regarding direct recording electronic voting machines; remove


Roll Calls

2020-03-12 - Senate - Senate Vote #594 (Y: 34 N: 21 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-03-12 - Senate - Senate Vote #596 (Y: 35 N: 19 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-06-25HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2020-06-24HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2020-06-15HouseHouse Second Readers
2020-03-13HouseHouse First Readers
2020-03-12SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2020-03-12SenateSenate Third Read
2020-03-12SenateSenate Engrossed
2020-03-05SenateSenate Read Second Time
2020-03-04SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2020-03-02SenateSenate Read and Referred
2020-02-28SenateSenate Hopper

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