MS HB586 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Failed on March 2 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-03-02 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Provide That The Statewide Elections Management System Shall Be Compared To The Identification Databases To Ensure Non-united States Citizens Are Not Registered To Vote; To Provide The Notification Required When A Non-united States Citizen Is Found To Be Registered To Vote; To Provide The Documentation That Must Be Submitted As Proof Of Citizenship; To Amend Section 23-15-165, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Conform To The Preceding Section; To Repeal Section 23-15-15, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Provides The Documentation That A Naturalized Citizen Must Present In Order To Register To Vote Or To Vote; And For Related Purposes.

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Statewide Elections Management System; compare to certain identification databases to ensure non-U.S. citizens are not registered to vote.


Roll Calls

2021-02-10 - House - House Passed (Y: 76 N: 38 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-03-02SenateDied In Committee
2021-02-26SenateReferred To Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency;Elections
2021-02-11HouseTransmitted To Senate
2021-02-11HouseMotion to Reconsider Tabled
2021-02-10HouseMotion to Reconsider Entered (Beckett, Eubanks, Johnson)
2021-01-28HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2021-01-18HouseReferred To Apportionment and Elections

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
231515Repealed CodeSee Bill Text
2315165Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments