MS HB349 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Failed on February 2 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-02-02 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Provide No-excuse Absentee Voting For Any Qualified Voter Who Votes In Person At The Office Of The Registrar; To Provide That All Absentee Votes Cast In Person At The Office Of The Registrar Shall Be Cast On Either A Direct Recording Electronic Voting System Or Using An Optical Mark Reading Equipment Machine Unless The Registrar Determines That Those Methods Would Be Too Expensive Or Inefficient, In Which Case Absentee Paper Ballots May Be Used; To Amend Sections 23-15-625, 23-15-627, 23-15-629, 23-15-631, 23-15-635, 23-15-637, 23-15-639, 23-15-641, 23-15-643, 23-15-645, 23-15-649, 23-15-657, 23-15-713, 23-15-715, 23-15-717, 23-15-719, 23-15-721 And 23-15-735, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Conform To The Provisions Of This Act; And For Related Purposes.

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No-excuse absentee voting; authorize for any qualified voter who votes in person at the office of the registrar.



2021-02-02HouseDied In Committee
2021-01-18HouseReferred To Apportionment and Elections

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2315625Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315627Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315629Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315631Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315635Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315637Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315639Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315641Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315643Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315645Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315649Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315657Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315713Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315715Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315717Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315719Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315721Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315735Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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