HI HB1379 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 28-0)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-31 - Re-referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 9
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Beginning on 1/1/2020, requires that any person who is eligible to vote and applies for a new or renewed motor vehicle driver's license, provisional license, instruction permit, limited purpose driver's license, limited purpose provisional driver's license, limited purpose instruction permit, or identification card shall be automatically registered to vote if that person is not already registered to vote; provided that, upon receipt of notification from the respective county clerk, the applicant shall have 21 calendar days to opt out of automatic voter registration. Appropriates funds.

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Relating To Voter Registration.



2019-01-31HouseRe-referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 9
2019-01-28HouseReferred to JUD, referral sheet 6
2019-01-24HouseIntroduced and Pass First Reading.


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