MS SB2863 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Establish A Procedure For The Automatic Registration Of Eligible Voters; To Provide That The Department Of Public Safety Shall Make Voter Registration Applications Available To Persons Seventeen Years Of Age And Older Upon Their Application For The Issuance Or Renewal Of A Drivers License Or State Identification Card; To Require The Department Of Public Safety To Provide An Electronic Record Of Such Voter Registration Applications To The Secretary Of State; To Require The Secretary Of State To Provide Registration Applications To County Registrars; To Amend Section 23-15-33, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize County Registrars To Register Eligible Persons Upon Receiving An Electronic Voter Registration Application From The Secretary Of State; And For Related Purposes.

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Elections; establish procedure for automatic registration of voters.



2017-01-31SenateDied In Committee
2017-01-16SenateReferred To Elections

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