MD HB859 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-02-04 - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the State Board of Elections approved absentee ballot application to require the applicant to provide certain information; repealing a provision of law requiring a local board of elections to provide an absentee ballot by facsimile transmission if requested by a voter; altering a certain provision of law to require a local board to provide an absentee ballot by the Internet only if requested by certain voters, rather than to any voter on request; etc.

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Election Law - Absentee Ballot Requests, Delivery, and Marking



2020-02-04HouseHearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-03HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Election Law9305(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law9306(n/a)See Bill Text
Election Law9308.1(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments