MS HB407 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 2 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-02-02 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Sections 23-15-507 And 23-15-531.1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Any Optical Mark Reading Equipment Or Direct Recording Electronic Voting Equipment Purchased Or Acquired After July 1, 2021, Must Allow The Voter To Scan His Or Her Actual Ballot Into The Machine; To Bring Forward Sections 23-15-531, 23-15-531.2, 23-15-531.3, 23-15-531.4, 23-15-531.5, 23-15-531.6, 23-15-531.9, 23-15-531.10 And 23-15-531.12, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Authorize The Use Of Direct Recording Electronic Voting Equipment, For The Purpose Of Possible Amendment; And For Related Purposes.

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Voting systems; require those purchased to be able to scan actual ballot.



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

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2315507Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2315531Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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