TN HB0553 | 2015-2016 | 109th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-0)
Status: Introduced on February 10 2015 - 25% progression
Action: 2015-04-21 - Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

Summary

As introduced, permits any registered Tennessee voter to vote absentee for any reason after providing evidence of identification in the application for a ballot; exempts certain absentee voters from the evidence of identification requirement under certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 2.

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Title

As introduced, permits any registered Tennessee voter to vote absentee for any reason after providing evidence of identification in the application for a ballot; exempts certain absentee voters from the evidence of identification requirement under certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 2.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2015-04-21HouseTaken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
2015-04-17HousePlaced on s/c cal Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee for 4/21/2015
2015-03-25HousePlaced behind the budget
2015-03-18HousePlaced on s/c cal Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee for 3/25/2015
2015-03-18HouseAssigned to s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee
2015-03-17HouseRec. for pass; ref to Finance, Ways & Means Committee
2015-03-11HousePlaced on cal. Local Government Committee for 3/17/2015
2015-03-11HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2015-03-11HouseRec. for pass by s/c ref. to Local Government Committee
2015-03-04HousePlaced on s/c cal Local Government Subcommittee for 3/11/2015
2015-02-18HouseAssigned to s/c Local Government Subcommittee
2015-02-12HouseP2C, ref. to Local Government Committee
2015-02-11HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2015-02-11HouseIntro., P1C.
2015-02-10HouseFiled for intro.

Same As/Similar To

SB1210 (Crossfiled) 2015-04-21 - Action deferred in Senate Finance, Ways, and Means Committee to 4/22/2015

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