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2021 House Bill 5268: Ban officials sending out unsolicited absentee voter ballot applications
Introduced by Rep. Julie Calley (R) on August 17, 2021
To prohibit the Secretary of State or local election officials from delivering unsolicited absentee voter ballot applications to registered voters.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Elections and Ethics Committee on August 17, 2021
Reported in the House on October 19, 2021
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-3) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Tyrone Carter (D) on March 9, 2022
To tie-bar the bill to House Bill 5515, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. HB 5515 would require absentee ballot return envelopes to have prepaid postage paid for by the state.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on March 9, 2022
Received in the Senate on March 15, 2022
Referred to the Senate Elections Committee on March 15, 2022