Bill Text: TX HB464 | 2021-2022 | 87th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to food allergen awareness in food service establishments.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-02-25 - Referred to Public Health [HB464 Detail]

Download: Texas-2021-HB464-Introduced.html
 
 
  By: Springer H.B. No. 464
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to confirmation of a voter's residence by a voter
  registrar.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 15.051(a), Election Code, is amended to
  read as follows:
         (a)  If the registrar receives notice under Section 13.146,
  14.023, 15.054, 16.0921, or 18.0681(d) or otherwise has reason to
  believe that a voter's current residence is different from that
  indicated on the registration records, the registrar shall deliver
  to the voter a written confirmation notice requesting confirmation
  of the voter's current residence.
         SECTION 2.  Subchapter C, Chapter 15, Election Code, is
  amended by adding Section 15.054 to read as follows:
         Sec. 15.054.  CONFIRMATION NOTICE AFTER EVIDENCE OF CHANGE
  OF RESIDENCE. (a)  At least annually the registrar shall:
               (1)  request from the United States Postal Service any
  available information, including information from the National
  Change of Address database, indicating address reclassifications
  or changes of address affecting the registered voters of the
  county; and
               (2)  for each voter in the county who fails to vote in
  any election, submit an application for a ballot to be voted by mail
  under Chapter 84 or 101, or submit a change in voter registration
  under Chapter 13 or 15 for two years from the date of a general
  election for state and county officers, examine real property sales
  and other public records to determine whether the voter changed
  residence to a location outside the county.
         (b)  If information obtained under Subsection (a) gives the
  registrar reason to believe a voter has changed the voter's
  residence to a location outside of the county, the registrar shall
  deliver a confirmation notice to the voter in accordance with
  Section 15.051.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
  a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
  provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution.  If this
  Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
  Act takes effect September 1, 2021.
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