Bill Text: TX HB2197 | 2021-2022 | 87th Legislature | Comm Sub


Bill Title: Relating to the statement of residence required to vote.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2021-05-06 - Referred to State Affairs [HB2197 Detail]

Download: Texas-2021-HB2197-Comm_Sub.html
  87R8005 SLB-D
 
  By: Hull, Paul H.B. No. 2197
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to the statement of residence required to vote.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 63.0011, Election Code, is amended by
  adding Subsection (c-1) to read as follows:
         (c-1)  The statement described by Subsection (c) must
  include a field for the voter to enter the voter's current county of
  residence.
         SECTION 2.  As soon as practicable after the effective date
  of this Act, the secretary of state shall adopt a statement of
  residence form as required by Section 63.0011, Election Code, as
  amended by this Act.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2021.
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