|02/15/19: to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
|AN ACT relating to elections.
|Fiscal Impact Statement
|Bill Request Number
|Summary of Original Version
|Amend KRS 116.025 to provide that a voter shall be a resident of the state and precinct on or before the day of an election; amend KRS 116.045 to provide that a person who has not registered to vote prior to the time that the registration books are closed, and who possesses all other qualifications for voter registration, may register or change party affiliation at the person's precinct of residence on the day of the election and shall be permitted to vote in that election; provide for confirmation of identity and affidavit; amend KRS 116.0452 to provide for time of receipt of precinct voter registration; require the county clerk to provide the State Board of Elections with a report of the number of voters registering to vote at the precincts on election day; amend KRS 116.055 to delete requirement that, to vote in a primary election, a person must have been registered as a member of the political party by December 31 or, in the case of new registrations, have been registered and remained registered as a member of that party; make technical corrections; amend KRS 117.225 to provide that if the person is not listed on the precinct roster, the person must be given the opportunity to register and vote at the precinct on the day of an election; and amend KRS 117.365 to require applications for voter registration at the precinct to be presented to the grand jury and retained by the county clerk.
|Index Headings of Original Version
Local Mandate - Elections
County Clerks - Same-day voter registration on election day, report of registrations to State Board of Elections
Elections and Voting - Same-day voter registration on election day
Secretary of State - Same-day voter registration on election day
State Agencies - State Board of Elections, same-day voter registration on election day, reports received
Technical Corrections - Elections
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