SC S0084 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend Section 7-13-710(d)(1) And (2) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The Presentation Of Identification When An Elector Presents Himself To Vote, To Provide That An Elector Who Fails To Produce A Valid And Current Photograph Identification May Complete A Written Statement At The Polling Place And Affirm That He Meets Certain Qualifications, To Provide That The Statement And The Elector's Provisional Ballot Must Be Filed With The County Board Of Registration And Elections, And To Provide That The County Board Of Registration And Elections Shall Find That A Provisional Ballot Is Valid, Unless The Board Has Grounds To Believe The Statement Is False, If The Board Determines That The Voter Was Challenged Only For The Inability To Provide Proof Of Identification And The Required Statement Is Submitted.

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2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
713710(n/a)See Bill Text

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