Select a different bill

SB 0067 - Elections and Primaries; submission of identification in connection with absentee ballot applications; provide

Tracking Level: Monitor
Sponsor: Larry Walker
Last Action: 2/25/2021 - House - House Second Readers
Senate Committee: Ethics
House Committee: Special Committee on Election Integrity
Assigned To:
08. Probate CourtsNext Bill
ElectionsNext Bill

Staff Analysis of the Legislation

SB 67 amends Chapter 2 of Title 21 of the OCGA to require the submission of identification information with absentee ballot applications and eliminate signature verification. The bill authorizes the Secretary of State create a web portal for absentee ballot requests of which electors can submit their identification information. SB 67 additionally clarifies language to recognize the procedural powers of registrars and absentee ballot clerks.  

Bill Summary from the State Site - Click for the State Summary Page / Click for Current Full Text