SC S0310 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
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 The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, By Adding Section 7-5-145 So As To Provide That An Individual Who Is Qualified To Register To Vote May Register In Person And Then Immediately Vote At An In-person Absentee Voting Location In The Person's County Of Residence During The Period For In-person Absentee Voting Established Pursuant To This Act, And To Establish Procedures For Same Day Registration And Voting At In-person Absentee Voting Locations; And By Adding Section 7-15-325 So As To Establish A Thirty-day Period During Which All Qualified Electors Of This State Must Be Allowed To Cast An In-person Absentee Ballot Without Being Required To Assert, State, Offer, Or Provide An Excuse, Justification, Or Reason, And To Specify The Days And Hours That The In-person Absentee Voting Locations Established Pursuant To This Act Must Be Open.

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Absentee ballot



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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Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
715325(n/a)See Bill Text
75145(n/a)See Bill Text

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